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Alms Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Thundridge, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8407 / 51°50'26"N

Longitude: -0.0276 / 0°1'39"W

OS Eastings: 535978

OS Northings: 217623

OS Grid: TL359176

Mapcode National: GBR KB6.KV5

Mapcode Global: VHGP9.GZRT

Entry Name: Alms Cottages

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355996

Location: Thundridge, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Thundridge

Built-Up Area: Thundridge

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: High Cross St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 3517 THUNDRIDGE CAMBRIDGE ROAD
(east side)
Wadesmill

9/2 No 14 (Alms Cottages)
and Nos 15 to 18 (consec)

GV II

2 adjoining blocks of houses. Late C18. Grey/yellow brick with
a low plastered plinth and old red tile roofs (N block hipped at
N end). 2-storeys with 1-window on each floor to each house and
the door remote from the fireplace and chimney stack. 3-light
wooden casement windows under segmental arches on both floors.
Flat door hoods on shaped brackets. No 14 at the lower end of
the slope contains almshousese founded in 1794 for 4-widows. It
is now 2 dwellings with a common entrance door and projects a
little in advance of the N (uphill) block. The lower windows of
No 14 are 2-light small paned cast iron casements. 4-panel flush
beaded door with flat hood on shaped brackets with guttae at the
springing. Nos 15 - 18 are 2 handed pairs of houses with large
shared chimneys. They are probably slightly later in date than
No 14, and are included for group value.


Listing NGR: TL3597817623

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