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Description: Almshouses and Primrose Cottage
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278514
OS Grid Reference: TL8692452784
OS Grid Coordinates: 586924, 252784
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1417, 0.7302
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5377 (North Side)
TL 85 SE 4/769
A range of C18 timber-framed and plastered almshouses arranged in 3 blocks,
with a long block extending east and west, set back, and 2 shorter blocks
extending to the south at the east and west ends. Over the east doorway
of the long block there is the date 1777. 1 storey and attics. Casement
windows, some are old leaded lights and some modern. There is also a
small C19 former shop window in the long block. Roofs pantiled, with
3 dormers to the long block (2 gabled and 1 sloping roofed). The front
of the quadrangle formed by the 3 blocks has 3 large chestnut trees.
Listing NGR: TL8692452784
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Source: English Heritage
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