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The Almshouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mapledurham, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.4863 / 51°29'10"N

Longitude: -1.0357 / 1°2'8"W

OS Eastings: 467053

OS Northings: 176814

OS Grid: SU670768

Mapcode National: GBR Q42.JM

Mapcode Global: VHDWL.0WBZ

Entry Name: The Almshouse

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059522

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247413

Location: Mapledurham, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG4

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Mapledurham

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Caversham Thameside and Mapledurham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU67NE (West side)
9/195 Nos. 1 and 2 The Almshouse


Almshouse, now two houses. Early C17 with C20 additions to rear. Red brick;
plain tile roof; brick end stacks. Single storey; 6-window range. 2 plank doors
to centre with 4-centre arch chamfered stone surrounds. Two 2-light moulded
stone mullion leaded windows to left and right of centre. 2 plank doors to left
and right of centre with 4-centre arch chamfered stone surrounds. 2-light
moulded stone mullion leaded window to left and right. Interior not inspected.
Archway to left. History: Built in 1629 under the terms of the will of Sir
Charles Lister (d.1613) by his godson Lister Blount.
(R.Williams: Mapledurham House Guide Book 1977).

Listing NGR: SU6705376814

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