Description: Union Street Almshouses
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314168
OS Grid Reference: ST8567558128
OS Grid Coordinates: 385675, 158128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3221, -2.2069
Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
Union Street Almshouses
ST 8558 5/65A
1861 Tudor vernacular. 2 storeys rubble (brick below loggia). 'L' plan with Nos
18 and 19 Church Street (qv). The main front has a covered porch loggia to 1st
floor, 5 stone arches to ground floor, 5 gables above in partly catslide roof.
Tiled roof, 2 stone ridge stacks with 8 paired chimneys each. 4 ranges of 2 light
casement windows with block surrounds and 4 doors, paired in centre, on each level.
2 gables in right hand block facing Union Street (Vergers' Cottages), with 1 external
stepped chimney stack.
The Union Street Almshouses and street wall with No 9 Union Street, St James' Hall,
Nos 16 to 19 (consec) Church Street and the National Schools form a group.+
Listing NGR: ST8567258123
Source: English Heritage
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