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The Almshouse, Mapledurham

Description: The Almshouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 247413

OS Grid Reference: SU6705376814
OS Grid Coordinates: 467053, 176814
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4863, -1.0357

Location: Mapledurham, Oxfordshire RG4 7TS

Locality: Mapledurham
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG4 7TS

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Listing Text

SU67NE (West side)
9/195 Nos. 1 and 2 The Almshouse


Almshouse, now two houses. Early C17 with C20 additions to rear. Red brick;
plain tile roof; brick end stacks. Single storey; 6-window range. 2 plank doors
to centre with 4-centre arch chamfered stone surrounds. Two 2-light moulded
stone mullion leaded windows to left and right of centre. 2 plank doors to left
and right of centre with 4-centre arch chamfered stone surrounds. 2-light
moulded stone mullion leaded window to left and right. Interior not inspected.
Archway to left. History: Built in 1629 under the terms of the will of Sir
Charles Lister (d.1613) by his godson Lister Blount.
(R.Williams: Mapledurham House Guide Book 1977).

Listing NGR: SU6705376814

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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