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The Longford Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Longford, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9397 / 52°56'22"N

Longitude: -1.6779 / 1°40'40"W

OS Eastings: 421744

OS Northings: 338078

OS Grid: SK217380

Mapcode National: GBR 5C2.NM9

Mapcode Global: WHCFL.6C8Q

Entry Name: The Longford Almshouses

Listing Date: 10 April 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81269

Location: Longford, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE6

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Longford

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Longford St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

6/39 (North Side)
20.4.80 The Longford Almshouses

Row of six almshouse cottages. Early C19. Built for the Cokes of Longford Hall. Red
brick with stone dressings and hipped, formerly plain tiled roof, with brick sawtooth
eaves band and brick ridge stacks. Single storey, each cottage single bay. Main
elevation to west, each cottage with similar doorcase and window surround. The pattern
of the elevation from south to north is doorcase with window to north, space beyond
then group of window , two adjacent doors and further window beyond. Similar group of
two central doors with flanking windows beyond to north. Doorcases are of stone with
staff moulded edge and formerly had panelled doors, of which one remains. Windows
were also staff moulded to edge with lozenge pattern metal casements, of which only one
fragment remains. Inside each cottage has simple stone fireplace and bed recess. All
now in ruinous condition.

Listing NGR: SK2174438078

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