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The Almonry

A Grade II Listed Building in Stogumber, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1276 / 51°7'39"N

Longitude: -3.2914 / 3°17'29"W

OS Eastings: 309724

OS Northings: 137267

OS Grid: ST097372

Mapcode National: GBR LS.97YW

Mapcode Global: VH6GW.WXTH

Entry Name: The Almonry

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Last Amended: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264905

Location: Stogumber, West Somerset, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Stogumber

Built-Up Area: Stogumber

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST0937 STOGUMBER CP BROOK STREET (East side)


11/142 The Almonry
(formerly listed as Sydenham Alms
Houses)

22.5.69

GV II

Almshouses, now private dwelling. Early C16, converted mid C20 to private dwelling. Red sandstone random rubble,
quoins, coped verges, asbestos slate roof, brick stacks gable ends and pair flanking central 2 bays. Plan: originally 6
single cell units. Single storey with inserted attic, 6 bays; 2 inserted C20 3-light casement dormers in central 2
bays, groundfloor 2-light hollow chamfered stone mullioned windows with C20 leading, each set to left of Tudor arched
opening, 4 to left blocked, main entrance now second bay right, ribbed and studded plank door with stable door end bay
right. Interior not viewed. These almshouses were erected by the Sydenhams of Combe Sydenham (qv) and ceased to be
almshouses when the estate was sold in 1896. (Photograph in NMR).


Listing NGR: ST0972437267

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