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DR Bland's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandiacre, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9223 / 52°55'20"N

Longitude: -1.2944 / 1°17'39"W

OS Eastings: 447535

OS Northings: 336335

OS Grid: SK475363

Mapcode National: GBR 7GF.X3X

Mapcode Global: WHDGX.2TW1

Plus Code: 9C4WWPC4+W6

Entry Name: DR Bland's Almshouses

Listing Date: 2 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087917

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82294

Location: Sandiacre, Erewash, Derbyshire, NG10

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Sandiacre

Built-Up Area: Sandiacre

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Sandiacre St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Derby

Tagged with: Almshouse

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Listing Text

SK 43 NE
2/108 (North Side)
Dr Bland's Almshouses
Nos 115 and 117

Pair of almshouses. 1910, built for Dr Bland. Brown brick with
stone dressings and hipped plain tile roof with overhanging bell
canted eaves and external side wall stacks with stone banding
and cornices. Two storeys and three bays with advanced, gabled
central bay. Wide stone segmental arch across the full width of
the central bay with dentilled lower edge to arch. Set back
behind the arch are two original studded wooden doors with two
small diamond lights each. Above the arch is a flush stone
plaque inscribed 'Dr Bland's Almshouses. Erected 1910'. Bays
to either side have central 3-light chamfered mullion window
with leaded lights. Above there are two similar 2-light windows
to either side and a central, similar, 4-light window. Over
this in the gable there are four decorative stone diamonds.
Built as a pair of No 119 and 117.

Listing NGR: SK4753536335

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