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Elizabeth Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Worthing, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.8143 / 50°48'51"N

Longitude: -0.3774 / 0°22'38"W

OS Eastings: 514410

OS Northings: 102895

OS Grid: TQ144028

Mapcode National: GBR HMH.TP4

Mapcode Global: FRA B63Y.6TP

Plus Code: 9C2XRJ7F+P3

Entry Name: Elizabeth Almshouses

Listing Date: 21 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039920

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361810

Location: Worthing, West Sussex, BN11

County: West Sussex

District: Worthing

Town: Worthing

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Worthing

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Worthing Saint Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
Elizabeth Almshouses
TQ 1402 NW 1/102
Dated 1860. Red brick with 2 bands of grey headers and stone dressings. 2 storeys.
Symmetrical design of some richness. South front divides into 2 parts, each with
3 windows (the middle narrower) and central porch of wood with criss-cross gable
work and spiral corner balusters. Upper windows are 2-light and single-light, lower
3-light under shallow pointed arches. All are leaded casements. Inscribed panels
between upper windows and Dutch gablet above centre of building with round-arch
niche and statue below. Slate roof with decorated cresting (also applied to porches).
3 tall moulded ridge chimneys, the gable ones projecting on upper storey over corbelling.

Nos 1 to 4 (consec) Elizabeth Almshouses form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ1441002895

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

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