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Latitude: 52.5732 / 52°34'23"N
Longitude: -0.2438 / 0°14'37"W
OS Eastings: 519110
OS Northings: 298707
OS Grid: TL191987
Mapcode National: GBR HZP.R4V
Mapcode Global: WHHNK.7L46
Entry Name: The Almsrooms
Listing Date: 7 February 1952
Last Amended: 7 May 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161305
English Heritage Legacy ID: 49617
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
TL 1998 NW 1/35
(Formerly Old Workhouse)
C17 and later, L-shaped building. Ground floor rebuilt in coursed rubble.
1st floor timber framed, rendered. Oversail supported on cut bracelets and
exposed timber corbels. 1st floor has 4 windows of 2 lights, flush framed,
wood lintels. Ground floor has 3 flush set casements with glazing bars
and one 6 light mullion window. Plain wood door in stone architrave. Steep
pitched roof of Welsh slate. Small attics. Short 2-storey 2 window bay
wing. A further C19 back wing. Rendered plinth.
Interior:- Small C17 newel staircase, turned balusters. Extensively altered
in early C20, when the dormers were demolished and the roof reslated in
Welsh slates and not Collyweston, and all the windows were renewed.
All the buildings listed in Cumbergate form a group.
Listing NGR: TL1911098707
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