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Wynne's Almhouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Baldock, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9878 / 51°59'16"N

Longitude: -0.1874 / 0°11'14"W

OS Eastings: 524562

OS Northings: 233701

OS Grid: TL245337

Mapcode National: GBR J6Y.7FZ

Mapcode Global: VHGNM.P9SH

Plus Code: 9C3XXRQ7+42

Entry Name: Wynne's Almhouses

Listing Date: 8 November 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161653

Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG7

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Town: North Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Baldock Town

Built-Up Area: Baldock

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Baldock

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Description

TL 2433 NE
2/17

HIGH STREET (South West Side)
Nos 32 to 42 (even) (Wynne's Almhouses)

8.11.49

GV
II
Dated 1621 on stone tablet over entrance recording foundation of these almshouses by London merchant John Wynne. Red brick, stone dressed. Steeply pitched tiled roof with six gabled dormers and three tall chimneystacks with restored shafts, original footings of narrow bricks. One storey and attics, six mullioned triple light casement windows. Each dwelling has arched doorway in gabled closed porch. Bargeboards to gables of porches and dormers. Dripmoulds over windows. Imposts and keyblocks to doorways.

The Council Buildings, Nos 6, 6A, 8, 10, 10A, 12, 14, 14A, 14B, 14C, 16, 20, 24, 24A, 26, 32 to 42 (even), Gateway and Wall in front of Wynne's Almhouses. Nos 46, 46A and 48 to 52 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL2456233701

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