Description: Hitcham Almshouse
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
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TM 23 NW LEVINGTON BRIDGE ROAD
WITH STRATTON HALL
5/12 Nos. 1 & 2, Hitcham
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
Source: English Heritage
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