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Trafford's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Pembridge, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2187 / 52°13'7"N

Longitude: -2.8895 / 2°53'22"W

OS Eastings: 339331

OS Northings: 258209

OS Grid: SO393582

Mapcode National: GBR FB.2CXB

Mapcode Global: VH77B.VHTG

Entry Name: Trafford's Almshouses

Listing Date: 19 August 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081726

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150317

Location: Pembridge, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Pembridge

Built-Up Area: Pembridge

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Pembridge with Moorcourt

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

PEMBRIDGE CP EAST STREET (north side)
SO 3858 - 3958

10/59 Trafford's Almshouses

19.8.53

GV II

Almshouses, sub-divided into six tenements. Dated 1686. Square panelled
timber-framing with wattle-and-daub infill, sandstone rubble plinth, tiled
roof to framed bays aligned east/west with rear lateral stacks and entrances
to south front. Single storey and attics, six hipped dormer windows with 3-
light casement windows, 2-light casement windows flank paired doorways with
shaped doorheads and ledged doors. Inscription above the left-most door
reading: "This hospital founded/ by Thomas Trafford/ Dr in Divinity and
Rector/ of Ye Parish was furnished and endowed according/ to his design
and direction by Alice his relict. Ano Dmi 1686". (RCHM, Vol III, p 163,
item 6).


Listing NGR: SO3933358210

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