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Description: Gateway and Walls to Almshouses
Date Listed: 20 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 251616
OS Grid Reference: SP3129627271
OS Grid Coordinates: 431296, 227271
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9431, -1.5461
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CHIPPING NORTON CHURCH STREET
- Gateway and walls to
1640, contemporary with Almshouses. Ashlar with a cambered archway above which
is carved 'Remember the Poor'. Moulded cornice above rises to a bevelled plinth
supporting a strapwork panel. 3 ball finials, one on either side and one on top
of the panel photographed in 1963 have disappeared. Between the piers, a C19
plank gate with plain arched battens and studs. Low stone walls extend from the
gateway to each end of the Almshouses plot.
Listing NGR: SP3129627271
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Source: English Heritage
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