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Feoffee Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Ampthill, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0328 / 52°1'58"N

Longitude: -0.4896 / 0°29'22"W

OS Eastings: 503710

OS Northings: 238236

OS Grid: TL037382

Mapcode National: GBR G39.H1T

Mapcode Global: VHFQT.G5JG

Entry Name: Feoffee Almshouses

Listing Date: 17 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37356

Location: Ampthill, Central Bedfordshire, MK45

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Ampthill

Built-Up Area: Ampthill

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ampthill

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1.
744 CHURCH STREET
(North Side)

Nos 1 to 7 (consec)
(Feoffee Almshouses)
TL 0338 1/24 17.7.51.

II GV


2.
Various dates much restored. West range includes 3 dwellings and a C19
Gothic arched entrance: one south with gables above lighting an attic.
Each dwelling a plain door and one window (some diamond leaded casements).
An older section (? C16) at north-west corner is half-timbered and has
an overhanging upper storey, jutted out on a curved wooden corner post
strut. Some brickwork in English bond shows at the back. Tiled roof.
North range largely of later work, but perhaps not earlier than C18. Brick
one storey. Slate roof. See VCH, page 268.

Nos 34 and 36, Little Dynevor, Nos 1 to 7 (consec) (Feoffee Almshouses)
form a group with Parish Church of St Andrews.


Listing NGR: TL0371038236

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