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Ranshaws Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in St Albans, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7526 / 51°45'9"N

Longitude: -0.3427 / 0°20'33"W

OS Eastings: 514498

OS Northings: 207288

OS Grid: TL144072

Mapcode National: GBR H89.45X

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.06PS

Plus Code: 9C3XQM34+2W

Entry Name: Ranshaws Almshouses

Listing Date: 27 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103066

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163461

ID on this website: 101103066

Location: St Albans, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abbey Parish of St Albans

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

Tagged with: Almshouse

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15 August 2022 to correct a typo in name and address and to reformat the text to current standards

TL 1407 SW

TL 1407 SE

Nos 21 to 25 (odd) (Ranshaws Almshouses)


1846. Row of three Almshouses. Group of two storeys, four windows. Three doors symmetrically placed between windows on ground floor. Red brick with diamond patterns of blue headers. Cement rendered plinth. Moderately low pitched slate roof with eaves soffit. Four chimney stacks with diagonal shafts. Three-light casement windows with stone lull-ions and glazing bars making small panes. Stone hoodmoulds to ground floor windows and doors. Central door with pointed arch in slightly projecting, gabled bay with stone coping. Plaque at first floor centre: "Ranshaw's Charity 1846".

Listing NGR: TL1449807288

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