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Ashleaf Lynwood, Beckington

Description: Ashleaf Lynwood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 267000

OS Grid Reference: ST8016051998
OS Grid Coordinates: 380160, 151998
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2668, -2.2857

Location: Goose Street, Beckington, Somerset BA3 6SS

Locality: Beckington
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 6SS

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Listing Text


15/58 No 17
(Ashleaf), 19 and 21



Row of 3 former almshouses. Ante 1670, rebuilt 1846. Random rubble, double-Roman tile roof, 3 brick stacks.
Vernacular Revival style. Two storeys, 1:1:1 bays, 3-light moulded stone mullioned windows with stopped labels, that
to first floor of number 19 with 2 leaded lights. Three door openings, vertical plank doors, except that to number 17
which is half glazed and panelled, all under wooden lintels. Cast iron plaque above door of number 19, raised
lettering:- "These 3 houses and gardens were the gift of Mrs. Ash, her son John, and William Iveleaf, about the year
1670 to the Charity School and Almshouses at Frome. Rebuilt by the Trustees A.D. 1846".

Listing NGR: ST8016051998

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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