Description: Colman's Cottages
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276329
OS Grid Reference: TL9428147799
OS Grid Coordinates: 594281, 247799
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0944, 0.8348
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BRENT ELEIGH THE STREET
(Nos 1 to 6 consec)
TL 9447 53/182 23.1 .58
A range of 6 almshouses. C18 red brick with a moulded brick eaves cornice
and a central pediment with a carved tablet in the tympanum inscribed
"These almshouses were built and endowed by Mr Edward Colman youngest
son of Robert Colman of this Parish, gent. Anno Domini 1731". Roofs
tiled. Two storeys. Four:four:four window range of casements with segmental
arched heads and leaded lights. The window ranges are divided by pairs
of blocked window openingsat the north-west and south-east ends. The
doorways have tiled hoods with wood cornices. The front of the almshouses
is protected by a low brick wall with bull nose coping.
Listing NGR: TL9428147799
Source: English Heritage
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