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Pollen's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Andover, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.2108 / 51°12'39"N

Longitude: -1.48 / 1°28'47"W

OS Eastings: 436422

OS Northings: 145866

OS Grid: SU364458

Mapcode National: GBR 72R.4MV

Mapcode Global: VHC2S.9TGM

Entry Name: Pollen's Almshouses

Listing Date: 24 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1339288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139538

Location: Andover, Test Valley, Hampshire, SP10

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

Civil Parish: Andover

Built-Up Area: Andover

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Andover St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

4/80 Nos 12 to 22 (even)
24.2.50 (Pollen's Almshouses)

1686, later C19 restoration. Regular row of cottages, of one storey and attic,
6 windows, 3 coupled doorways. Tile roof, catslide at rear, 3 massive old stacks, 6
dormers with cills at eaves level, with brick faced gables. Coursed flint walling in
panels, with red brick dressings; quoins enclosing all the openings and at corners,
continued as verticals above a horizontal band at first floor level, cambered arched,
high brick plinth. The end gables have similar banding, with a central vertical.
Modern casements. Plain boarded doors. Stone panel above the central doorways
inscribed ..."Almshouses erected by John Pollen Esq 1686."

Listing NGR: SU3641445876

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