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Sawyer's Almshouses

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kettering, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3956 / 52°23'44"N

Longitude: -0.7281 / 0°43'41"W

OS Eastings: 486639

OS Northings: 278269

OS Grid: SP866782

Mapcode National: GBR CVW.W57

Mapcode Global: VHDRH.B1FV

Entry Name: Sawyer's Almshouses

Listing Date: 27 February 1950

Last Amended: 14 April 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 230112

Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15

County: Northamptonshire

District: Kettering

Town: Kettering

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael's and Wicksteed

Built-Up Area: Kettering

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Kettering St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


1.
5326 SHEEP STREET
(West Side)
------------
Sawyer's Almshouses,
(Nos 1 to 3)
(formerly listed
under Headlands)
SP 8678 1/19 27.2.50.

II*

2.
1688. 3, formerly 6, almshouses founded by Edmund Sawyer, London merchant and Lord
of the Manor. Coursed rubble, stone slate roof with stone coped side elevation
gables. 2 storeys, formerly 2 storeys and attics with 6 dormers in steeply pitched
thatched roof. 6 casement windows, ground floor double lights and stone mullions
under dripmouldings. 4 stone chimneystacks with moulded bands. 1st floor glazing
bars, ground floor lattice.


Listing NGR: SP8663578435

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