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The Almshouses, Lamyat

Description: The Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 268454

OS Grid Reference: ST6540135872
OS Grid Coordinates: 365401, 135872
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1211, -2.4957

Location: Portway Hill, Lamyat, Somerset BA4 6NL

Locality: Lamyat
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 6NL

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Listing Text

8/239 Nos 1 and 2
- (The Almshouses)
- II

Pair of semi-detached almhouses. Dated on a central inscription panels:- "1884". Coursed and squared rubble, dressed
quoins, rendered on left return, tile roof, moulded copings to verges, massive central ashlar-stack. Gothic. Two
storeys and attic, l:1 bays, 3-light cusped stone-mullioned windows on first floor, iron casements, square-paned leaded
lights. Large canted ashlar bays to ground floor, cornices, parapets, copings, 1:2:1 lights, cusped, iron casement
leaded lights. Door opening to each return, moulded stone 3-centred head surrounds, ribbed doors. Central inscription
panel with ornamental surround with cresting.

Listing NGR: ST6540135872

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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