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Sawyer's Almshouses, Kettering

Description: Sawyer's Almshouses

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 230112

OS Grid Reference: SP8663978269
OS Grid Coordinates: 486639, 278269
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3956, -0.7281

Location: Headlands, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN16 0AN

Locality: Kettering
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN16 0AN

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Sawyer's Almshouses,
(Nos 1 to 3)
(formerly listed
under Headlands)
SP 8678 1/19 27.2.50.


1688. 3, formerly 6, almshouses founded by Edmund Sawyer, London merchant and Lord
of the Manor. Coursed rubble, stone slate roof with stone coped side elevation
gables. 2 storeys, formerly 2 storeys and attics with 6 dormers in steeply pitched
thatched roof. 6 casement windows, ground floor double lights and stone mullions
under dripmouldings. 4 stone chimneystacks with moulded bands. 1st floor glazing
bars, ground floor lattice.

Listing NGR: SP8663578435

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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