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Latitude: 51.7582 / 51°45'29"N
Longitude: -1.8327 / 1°49'57"W
OS Eastings: 411642
OS Northings: 206623
OS Grid: SP116066
Mapcode National: GBR 3QJ.RFZ
Mapcode Global: VHB2M.52ZH
Entry Name: Jesus Almshouse
Listing Date: 23 January 1952
Last Amended: 5 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1088420
English Heritage Legacy ID: 127260
Location: Bibury, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Bibury
Built-Up Area: Arlington
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Bibury with Winson
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
11/14 Jesus Almshouse.
(previously listed as Almshouses)
Former almshouse, now detached house. Early C17; extensively
restored early C20. Random and coursed rubble limestone; ashlar
chimney; stone slate roof. Single-storey with attic; central
front wing. Front: symmetrical with central Tudor arched doorway
and plank door; engraved brass plate in chamfered recess above
doorway reads: 'JESUS ALMSHOUSE OF HUGH WESTWOOD FOUNDATION'.
Two-light recessed cavetto mullioned casement centrally above.
Single 2-light casement to front wall of main block either side of
wing. Central ridge-mounted chimney. Single-window mullioned
fenestration to main gable ends, 3-light to upper floor, 4-light to
ground floor at south end. Lead latticing to most casements; ball
finials to gables. Small outbuilding to rear now linked to main
block. Interior not inspected. Built for Hugh Westwood charity by
(A.R.J. Jurica, 'Bibury' in V.C.H. Glos. vii, pp 21-44)
Listing NGR: SP1164006624
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