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Latitude: 51.6533 / 51°39'11"N
Longitude: -0.205 / 0°12'18"W
OS Eastings: 524270
OS Northings: 196471
OS Grid: TQ242964
Mapcode National: GBR BZ.DZ1
Mapcode Global: VHGQ5.DPGY
Entry Name: Jesus Hospital or Ravenscroft Cottages
Listing Date: 1 February 1950
Last Amended: 21 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1192624
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199170
Location: Barnet, London, EN5
Electoral Ward/Division: High Barnet
Built-Up Area: Barnet
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Chipping Barnet
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/01/2013
TQ 2496 10/13
WOOD STREET (north side)
Nos 62 to 72 (even) (Jesus Hospital or Ravenscroft Cottages)
(Formerly listed as Nos 62 to 72 (even) (Jesus Hospital or Ravenscroft Almshouses))
Founded circa 1679 for "six poor ancient women of Barnet" by John Ravenscroft.
Altered, and largely rebuilt late C19. Brick with stone dressings and tiled roof.
Casement windows, plain doors, tall chimneys. Still remaining from the original
building is the central archway with plaque and pedimented gable over. There are also
gate-piers with carved stones 'JR' and '1679'.
Listing NGR: TQ2427096471
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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