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Hanmer Almshouses, Mildenhall

Description: Hanmer Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 275847

OS Grid Reference: TL7097874598
OS Grid Coordinates: 570978, 274598
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3428, 0.5085

Location: The Churchyard, Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7EE

Locality: Mildenhall
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 7EE

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Listing Text


12/38 Nos. 14-17 (consec.) Hanmer
- II

Terrace of 4 almshouses, 1722 on central plaque, for Sir Thomas Hanmer of Wamil
Hall, a Speaker of The House of Commons. 1 storey, 8 windows. Pink/brown
brick with dressings of orange brick. Hipped plaintiled roof with axial
chimneys of red brick. C20 steel casements with leaded lights in C18 openings;
segmental arched heads of finely gauged orange brick. Doorways with similar
heads; C20 framed and boarded doors with fanlights. A limestone plaque with
moulded border commemorates the Founder and construction date in a florid Latin

Listing NGR: TL7097874598

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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