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Marshe Almshouses

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8871 / 51°53'13"N

Longitude: -0.5166 / 0°30'59"W

OS Eastings: 502188

OS Northings: 221986

OS Grid: TL021219

Mapcode National: GBR G50.N6Z

Mapcode Global: VHFRD.0T7R

Entry Name: Marshe Almshouses

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 35729

Location: Dunstable, Central Bedfordshire, LU5

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Dunstable

Built-Up Area: Dunstable

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dunstable

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 97 to 107 (odd)
(Marshe Almshouses)
TL 0221 2/14 25.10.51.


Circa 1743. Stucco. Welsh slate roof in front, with cornice band and parapet.
Old tile roof at back. 2 storeys. 6 sash windows and 6 dummies in pairs. 3
coupled doorways, side couples with hoofs on consoles, central couple with pediment
on consoles. Slight central projection with pediment, tympanum of which contains
circular panel with Coat-of-Arms and inscription "This Lodge was built and endowed
pursuant to the Will of Mrs Blandina Marshe".

Nos 97 to 107 (odd) Marshe almshouses form a group.

Listing NGR: TL0218821986

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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