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The Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalton Holme, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8968 / 53°53'48"N

Longitude: -0.5299 / 0°31'47"W

OS Eastings: 496701

OS Northings: 445513

OS Grid: SE967455

Mapcode National: GBR SRRC.2V

Mapcode Global: WHGDW.TBW0

Entry Name: The Almshouses

Listing Date: 26 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161342

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164565

Location: Dalton Holme, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Dalton Holme

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Dalton Holme St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

DALTON HOLME MAIN STREET (South Dalton)
SE 94 NE
(east side)
2/30 The Almshouses
GV II
Almshouses. 1873 on inscribed stone. Coursed rock-faced ashlar with
dressed stone, tiled roof, timber verandah and dormers. L-shaped range of
7 irregular bays with projecting 2-bay chapel to north end. Boarded doors
in pointed surrounds flanked by six 3-light mullioned windows and a single
4-light mullioned window to the north end. Pointed service passage to
bay 2. Verandah on turned wooden posts carried on a coped dwarf wall. Roof
dormers each with 3 ogee-headed lights under timber-framed gablets with
carved barge boards. Paired octagonal axial stacks, raised coped gables.
Chapel: boarded door in pointed arch to right: to left a 2-light mullioned
window; external stack with offsets beneath octagonal flue to centre.
Square bay with 4-light mullioned window, all lights with ogee arches.
Coped gables with ornate finials. Inscribed tablet on external stack:

TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN / MEMORY OF CHARLES LORD HOTHAM / THESE FOUR
COTTAGES FOR THE / COMFORT OF THE AGED OR INFIRM OF / THIS UNITED PARISH OF
DALTON HOLME / ARE BUILT BY HIS BROTHER A.D. 1873.

West window: pointed, of 2 lights with transom. Lower lights have
cinquefoil heads, the upper have trefoil heads.


Listing NGR: SE9670245511

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