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Latitude: 52.5729 / 52°34'22"N
Longitude: -0.2436 / 0°14'37"W
OS Eastings: 519124
OS Northings: 298684
OS Grid: TL191986
Mapcode National: GBR HZP.R73
Mapcode Global: WHHNK.7L7C
Entry Name: Miss Pears' Almshouses
Listing Date: 7 May 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161272
English Heritage Legacy ID: 49614
Location: Peterborough, PE1
County: City of Peterborough
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Peterborough
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Peterborough St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
Miss Pears' Almshouses
TL 1998 NW 1/120
Built 1903 on the site of tile old House of Correction. 2 storeys in ashlar.
Welsh slate roof. Paired diagonal set chimneys. Cumbergate Elevation:-
Matching end blocks, and centre section set back. Ends have 4-centred doorway
with rusticated surround and door. Windows have leaded lights.
Centre is in brick with stone dressings. Stone dripmoulds to leaded glazed,
windows 2 sections with hipped roof project, with a plain door on ground
floor. Stone string between storeys. Stone capped plinth. Exchange Street
elevation:- Ashlar 4 gables to road; with finials. Each gable has 1 3-light
mullion window. On the ground floor, 4 3-light oriel windows with stone
roofs, ashlar rusticated dressing.
All the builings listed in Cumbergate form a group.
Listing NGR: TL1912498684
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