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Latitude: 52.7126 / 52°42'45"N
Longitude: -1.5748 / 1°34'29"W
OS Eastings: 428822
OS Northings: 312850
OS Grid: SK288128
Mapcode National: GBR 5FX.YFR
Mapcode Global: WHCGS.S29T
Entry Name: Richard Johnson Almshouses
Listing Date: 19 January 1967
Last Amended: 12 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096416
English Heritage Legacy ID: 82960
Location: Netherseal, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE12
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Netherseal
Built-Up Area: Netherseal
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Netherseal St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 21 SE PARISH OF NETHERSEAL CHURCH STREET
5/28 (South Side)
19.1.67 Nos 12-18 (odd) Richard
(formerly listed as
No 1-6 Richard
Row of six almshouses, now four. 1699, with C20 alterations.
Red brick with brick and stone dressings, and steeply pitched
plain tile roof with moulded stone copings on plain brick
kneelers, two brick gable stacks and two brick ridge stacks,
plus a timber eaves band. Two storeys and six bays. To centre
there is a passageway through the building with a chamfered
stone doorcase and studded wooden door plus strap hinges.
Above, is a stone panel inscribed 'These houses were built and
these inhabitants are maintained by the charity of Richard
Johnson, Gent, late of this towne. Anno Domini 1699'. To
either side there are flat headed half glazed C20 plank doors
and beyond there are segment headed 2-light casement windows.
Beyond again to either side there are two small C20 windows in
blocked segment headed openings and a segment headed half glazed
plank door with 2-light segment headed window to far side.
Above there are six small 2-light casement windows.
Listing NGR: SK2882212850
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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