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Hitcham Almshouse Hitcham Almshouses, Levington

Description: Hitcham Almshouse Hitcham Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 286178

OS Grid Reference: TM2336039431
OS Grid Coordinates: 623360, 239431
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0083, 1.2531

Location: Bridge Road, Levington, Suffolk IP10 0NA

Locality: Levington
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP10 0NA

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Listing Text

5/12 Nos. 1 & 2, Hitcham
- II

Pair of almshouses, 1654, for Sir Robert Hitcham (will dated 1636). One of 2
identical parallel ranges about 7 metres apart, each range comprising a pair
of dwellings. Gable front, 1 storey and attics. Parapet gabled front wall of
red brick with tumbled-in brickwork at the parapets. The side walls are
recessed and of rendered masonry, the rear gable is of red brick. Plaintiled
roof with C19 gabled casement dormers. Rear external chimneys of red brick.
C19 and C20 casements, some with small panes. C19 boarded entrance doors.

Listing NGR: TM2336039431

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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