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The Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Peasenhall, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2732 / 52°16'23"N

Longitude: 1.4549 / 1°27'17"E

OS Eastings: 635800

OS Northings: 269513

OS Grid: TM358695

Mapcode National: GBR XPK.GN4

Mapcode Global: VHM7G.54H7

Entry Name: The Almshouses

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030797

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285329

Location: Peasenhall, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP17

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Peasenhall

Built-Up Area: Peasenhall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Peasenhall

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


9/91 Nos. 1 & 2 The Almshouses


Originally one house, now 2 almshouses. C16; converted into almshouses 1891.
Attached to the rear is a small probably C17 outbuilding, now disused. Timber
framed core, now almost entirely cased in red brick, with panels of
herringbone brickwork to the upper part of the facade; pantiled roof. Single
storey and attic. 3 windows, 2-light casements; No.1 has a partly glazed
boarded and battened door, No.2 a 2-panel door; 2 gabled dormers; internal
stack. No.1 has some exposed C16 joists. A stone shield on the facade is
inscribed "Home for the Aged. In memory of Dorothea Pike Scrivener and Mabel
Levett Scrivener E.M.L 1891 E.L.S'

Listing NGR: TM3580069513

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