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Hanmer Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Mildenhall, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3428 / 52°20'34"N

Longitude: 0.5085 / 0°30'30"E

OS Eastings: 570978

OS Northings: 274598

OS Grid: TL709745

Mapcode National: GBR PB7.3CH

Mapcode Global: VHJG5.RCPV

Entry Name: Hanmer Almshouses

Listing Date: 7 May 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275847

Location: Mildenhall, Forest Heath, Suffolk, IP28

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Mildenhall

Built-Up Area: Mildenhall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mildenhall

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


12/38 Nos. 14-17 (consec.) Hanmer
- II

Terrace of 4 almshouses, 1722 on central plaque, for Sir Thomas Hanmer of Wamil
Hall, a Speaker of The House of Commons. 1 storey, 8 windows. Pink/brown
brick with dressings of orange brick. Hipped plaintiled roof with axial
chimneys of red brick. C20 steel casements with leaded lights in C18 openings;
segmental arched heads of finely gauged orange brick. Doorways with similar
heads; C20 framed and boarded doors with fanlights. A limestone plaque with
moulded border commemorates the Founder and construction date in a florid Latin

Listing NGR: TL7097874598

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

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