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Geale's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Alton (East Hampshire), Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.1505 / 51°9'1"N

Longitude: -0.9743 / 0°58'27"W

OS Eastings: 471835

OS Northings: 139532

OS Grid: SU718395

Mapcode National: GBR C9B.SL6

Mapcode Global: VHDYC.2B8V

Entry Name: Geale's Almshouses

Listing Date: 13 March 1951

Last Amended: 31 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 141774

Location: Alton, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU34

County: Hampshire

District: East Hampshire

Civil Parish: Alton

Built-Up Area: Alton (East Hampshire)

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: The Resurrection Alton

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

Geale's Almshouses
[Formerly listed as
Nos 11 to 14 consec)
Church Street]
SU 7139 2/9 13.3.51.
Founded 1653. Block of 4 cottages. 2 storeys; 6 bays in the rhythm window-coupled
doors-window, twice. Brick; tiled roof. Each half of the block consists, on
the ground floor, of a central pair of oak doors with heavy wrought-iron strap
hinges within a single moulded oak frame flanked by 4-light mullioned and lattice-paned
casement windows and, on the 1st floor, 2 windows similar but with brick hood
moulds. All windows with stuccoed coverings to mullions and frames. Moulded
stringcourse at 1st floor level. Eaves cornice. VCH, Hants II, p 483.

Listing NGR: SU7178539569

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