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Richard Johnson Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Netherseal, Derbyshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096416

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82960

Location: Netherseal, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE12

County: Derbyshire

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

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Listing Text

5/28 (South Side)
19.1.67 Nos 12-18 (odd) Richard
Johnson Almshouses
(formerly listed as
No 1-6 Richard
Johnson Almshouses')

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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