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Latitude: 51.1906 / 51°11'26"N
Longitude: -2.5456 / 2°32'43"W
OS Eastings: 361970
OS Northings: 143626
OS Grid: ST619436
Mapcode National: GBR MS.5BWT
Mapcode Global: VH8B0.TBMN
Entry Name: Strodes Almshouses and the Bread House
Listing Date: 19 June 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345203
English Heritage Legacy ID: 266468
Location: Shepton Mallet, Mendip, Somerset, BA4
Civil Parish: Shepton Mallet
Built-Up Area: Shepton Mallet
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST6143 SHEPTON MALLET CP CHURCH LANE (South side)
6/70 Nos 12-15
(consec.), Strodes Almshouses and
The Bread House
Almshouses, and Bread House. Dated 1862, by Wainwright and Heard. Limestone rubble, freestone dressings, slate roof,
coped verges. 4-chimneys of brick with diagonally set shafts. Row of 4-almshouses and Bread House in Tudor style.
Single storey and attic, single bay each, main facade to rear of Church Lane, 2-light mullion windows, each light with
depressed arch head, first floor windows in gables with parapets on shaped kneelers. 4-centred arch to each door
opening in moulded stone surround. Freestone tablet to centre of frontage with raised letters:- "Erected by the
Trustees of Strodes Charity 1862'. Moulded stringcourse below first floor windows. Wing at right-angles to left side
being Bread House. Single storey, 4-light mullion and transom window. Rear elevation to Church Lane has 4-gables with
2-light dormers corresponding to those on facade, Tudor arch doorway with label.
Listing NGR: ST6197843624
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