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'old Almshouses', Stoneleigh

Description: 'old Almshouses'

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 308211

OS Grid Reference: SP3302272713
OS Grid Coordinates: 433022, 272713
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3515, -1.5166

Location: The Green, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire CV8 3DD

Locality: Stoneleigh
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV8 3DD

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Listing Text

STONELEIGH Village Green

20/333 'Old Almshouses'
Nos 1-10 (consec) The Green


Dated 1594. Range of ten almshouses founded by Sir Thomas and Dame Alice Leigh.
Red sandstone ashlar with steeply pitched plain tile roof with gabled ends.
Plinth. Date stone '1594' with dripmould above. Central door. One storey and
attics. Symmetrical, each doorway has a window on either side and a single
dormer to the left above. Five chamfered stone four-centred doorways and ten
mid-C19 leaded two-light casements in chamfered square openings with oak
lintels. Five gabled dormers with leaded two-light casements. Each doorway
opens into a passage formed by timber framed partitions with plastered panels.
A door on each side gives access to a house of two rooms, one up and one down.
Five tall stone chimney stacks with moulded caps are spaced out equally.

Listing NGR: SP3302272713

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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