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Thimleby Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Irnham, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.8264 / 52°49'35"N

Longitude: -0.4793 / 0°28'45"W

OS Eastings: 502560

OS Northings: 326513

OS Grid: TF025265

Mapcode National: GBR FSM.ZJW

Mapcode Global: WHGL4.L7Z1

Entry Name: Thimleby Almshouses

Listing Date: 30 October 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 194163

Location: Irnham, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG33

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Irnham

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Irnham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TF 0226-0326 (west side)


30.10.68 Thimleby Almshouses


Almshouses. 1712 with C20 restoration. Squared limestone rubble
with ashlar quoins and dressings, plain tiled roof, raised stone
coped gables, 2 ridge and 2 gable moulded stone stacks. Single
storey, 13 bay front, the middle 3 bays being gabled. Central
door with, on the lintel "The Gift of John Thimleby Esqr 1712"
inscribed. Flanked by a pair of windows and a door repeated
once. The doorways are simply chamfered and have low pediments.
There are 3 original planked doors remaining. Windows are of 2
lights with chamfered mullions, plain lights and casements. John
Thimleby, buried at Irnham Church in 1712, was the last of his
line at Irnham Hall.

Listing NGR: TF0256026513

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