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Latitude: 50.922 / 50°55'19"N
Longitude: -2.9413 / 2°56'28"W
OS Eastings: 333934
OS Northings: 114039
OS Grid: ST339140
Mapcode National: GBR M8.Q6MW
Mapcode Global: FRA 46QN.XLB
Entry Name: The Almshouses
Listing Date: 4 February 1958
Last Amended: 29 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174641
English Heritage Legacy ID: 263922
Location: Donyatt, South Somerset, Somerset, TA19
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Donyatt
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Donyatt
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
DONYATT CP CHURCH STREET (North side)
4/39 The Almshouses
(formerly listed as Almshouses 30
yards south of Church)
Group of 6 almshouses in row. Dated 1624, restored in C19 and C20. Ham stone ashlar; undulating plain clay tiled roof
between high coped gables suggesting former thatch; yellow and red brick chimney sticks. Two storeys, 6 bays.
Continuous string between floors; hollow-chamfered mullioned windows in chamfered recesses, no labels, 2-light above
and 3-light below, with diamond leaded panes; to right of bays 1,2 and 4, and to left of bays 3,5 and 6 are chamfered
cambered arched doorways with deep lintels, C20 panelled doors. Further mullioned windows in end gables and set high on
west gable a plaque describing the gift of the almshouses, the date not discernible. (Pevsner N, Buildings of England,
South and West Somerset, 1958.
Listing NGR: ST3391614037
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