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1 and 2, hitcham Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Levington, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0083 / 52°0'30"N

Longitude: 1.2531 / 1°15'11"E

OS Eastings: 623361

OS Northings: 239432

OS Grid: TM233394

Mapcode National: GBR VPX.5LY

Mapcode Global: VHLC1.NSV8

Entry Name: 1 and 2, hitcham Almshouses

Listing Date: 16 March 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377372

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286178

Location: Levington, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP10

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Levington

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Levington

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

5/12 Nos. 1 & 2, Hitcham
- II

Pair of almshouses, 1654, for Sir Robert Hitcham (will dated 1636). One of 2
identical parallel ranges about 7 metres apart, each range comprising a pair
of dwellings. Gable front, 1 storey and attics. Parapet gabled front wall of
red brick with tumbled-in brickwork at the parapets. The side walls are
recessed and of rendered masonry, the rear gable is of red brick. Plaintiled
roof with C19 gabled casement dormers. Rear external chimneys of red brick.
C19 and C20 casements, some with small panes. C19 boarded entrance doors.

Listing NGR: TM2336139432

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