History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Almshouses About 300 Yards South of Bridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellington, County of Herefordshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 52.1266 / 52°7'35"N

Longitude: -2.7315 / 2°43'53"W

OS Eastings: 350020

OS Northings: 247835

OS Grid: SO500478

Mapcode National: GBR FK.8335

Mapcode Global: VH858.LTV4

Entry Name: Almshouses About 300 Yards South of Bridge House

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 154087

Location: Wellington, County of Herefordshire, HR4

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Wellington

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Wellington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

SO 54 NW WELLINGTON CP A 49 (east side)

4/122 Almshouses about 300 yards
south of Bridge House

- II

Five almshouses. According to central tablet founded 1682 by Sir Herbert
Perrot, restored 1887 to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. Coursed
sandstone rubble, timber-framed gables, tiled roof, four brick stacks evenly
spaced to rear roof slope. Rectangular plan aligned north/south. One storey
and attic, four windows. West elevation: two prominent gables with brattished
tie-beams to left and right of central open pedimented tablet, string between
storeys, regular late 019 12-pane casements, two lunettes to either side of
centre, a pair of casements under each gable, six ledged late C19 doors. The
monument to Perrot, who died in 1683, is in the parish church of St Margaret (qv).

Listing NGR: SO5002047835

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.