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Latitude: 51.7562 / 51°45'22"N
Longitude: -0.3353 / 0°20'6"W
OS Eastings: 515001
OS Northings: 207698
OS Grid: TL150076
Mapcode National: GBR H84.S30
Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.44M1
Entry Name: Forecourt Wall and Gateway to Pemberton Almshouses
Listing Date: 27 August 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103050
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163423
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peters
Built-Up Area: St Albans
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: St Albans St Peter
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
ST PETER'S STREET
1. (West Side)
Forecourt wall and
TL 1407 NE 4/23
TL 1507 NW 5/23
Forecourt wall and tall, brick gateway with pointed head with small
brick plinths at sides and centre, those at sides empty, that in centre
having iron arrow-head pointing upwards. Round-arched door opening and
stone panel above with inscription: "These 6 Almshouses were erected
and endowed with Five Pounds Per Annum Each. Out of the Manor of
Shelton in Bedfordshire by Roger Pemberton of St Albans Esquire, who
was buried in the Church of St Peter November 20th 1627."
RCHM page 194: VCH page 473.
Listing NGR: TL1500107698
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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