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Wynne's Almhouses

A Grade II Listed Building in North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9878 / 51°59'16"N

Longitude: -0.1874 / 0°11'14"W

OS Eastings: 524562

OS Northings: 233701

OS Grid: TL245337

Mapcode National: GBR J6Y.7FZ

Mapcode Global: VHGNM.P9SH

Entry Name: Wynne's Almhouses

Listing Date: 8 November 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161653

Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG7

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Town: North Hertfordshire

District Council Ward: Baldock Town

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Baldock

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1. (South West Side)
5255 -----------------
Nos 32 to 42 (even)
TL 2433 NE 2/17 8.ll.49. (Wynne's Almhouses)

II GV


2.
Dated 1621 on stone tablet over entrance recording foundation of these
almshouses by London merdlant John Wylme. Red brick, stone dressed.
Steeply pitched tiled roof with 6 gabled dormers and 3 tall chimneystacks
with restored shafts, original footings of narrow bricks, 1 storey and
attics, 6 mullioned triple light casement windows. Each dwelling has
arched doorway in gabled closed porch. Bargeboards to gables of porches
and dormers. Dripmo14ds over windows. Imposts and keyblocks to doorways.
RCHM p45, VCH p66.

The Council Buildings, Nos 6, 6A, 8, 10, 10A, 12, 14, 14A, 14B, 14C, 16,
20, 24, 24A, 26, 32 to 42 (even), Gateway and Wall in front of Wynne's
Almhouses. Nos 46, 46A and 48 to 52 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL2456233701

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