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Latitude: 51.4506 / 51°27'2"N
Longitude: -0.0175 / 0°1'2"W
OS Eastings: 537854
OS Northings: 174267
OS Grid: TQ378742
Mapcode National: GBR L3.68J
Mapcode Global: VHGR7.NS3T
Entry Name: Thackeray's Almshouses
Listing Date: 12 March 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1193906
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203402
Location: Lewisham, London, SE6
Electoral Ward/Division: Rushey Green
Built-Up Area: Lewisham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Lewisham St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
RUSHEY GREEN SE13
4424 Thackeray's Almshouses
TQ 3774 18/180
1840. 2 storeys, 6 windows. High pitched tiled roof, cross-gabled at ends
with groups of diagonal chimney shafts. Multicoloured stock brick. Parapet
with rounded brick dentils continuing oven gable ends. Gauged red brick
arches to round headed openings. lst floor paired windows in chamfered reveals
in double recessed. Carved stone arms of Thackeray family in centre.
Below, in stone label, inscription: "Built and endowed l840 for Six Aged
Females by John Thackeray of The Priory, Lewisham, who died on the 13th day of
May 1851". On ground floor alternating windows and doors. Paired doors, with
nook shafts, in centre under wide round arch with chevron moulding.
Listing NGR: TQ3785474267
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