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Lathom House Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Lathom, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5786 / 53°34'43"N

Longitude: -2.822 / 2°49'19"W

OS Eastings: 345671

OS Northings: 409429

OS Grid: SD456094

Mapcode National: GBR 8WQ1.VW

Mapcode Global: WH86J.M9DW

Entry Name: Lathom House Almshouses

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386293

Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Lathom

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Ormskirk St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/5/52 (East side (off))
11/08/72 Nos 1-11 (consecutive) Lathom House


Almshouses. Probably C17; altered and restored. Sandstone
random rubble, the east side with scored render, composition
tile roof. L-plan formed by a range on a north-south axis,
containing Nos 1-6 and attached to the north gable of the
Chapel of St John, with a westward return at the north end
containing Nos 7-11. Single storey plus attics, one window to
each unit, the main range with windows and doorways mostly in
alternating pairs and the west range with windows and doors
mostly in single alternation. The doorways are square-headed
with hoodmoulds and board doors, and the windows, which are
set in round-headed blank arches, are C20 three-light
casements. Chimneys behind the ridge. Rear: low single-storey
C20 additions and dormer windows. Forms group with Lathom
House Chapel of St John (q.v.) and with associated Stable
Block to rear (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD4567109429

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