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Latitude: 51.4233 / 51°25'23"N
Longitude: -2.4592 / 2°27'33"W
OS Eastings: 368164
OS Northings: 169465
OS Grid: ST681694
Mapcode National: GBR JX.PG4B
Mapcode Global: VH88X.BH77
Entry Name: Frere Almshouses
Listing Date: 15 July 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1116776
English Heritage Legacy ID: 28545
Location: Bitton, South Gloucestershire, BS30
County: South Gloucestershire
Civil Parish: Bitton
Built-Up Area: Bitton
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Warmley Syston and Bitton
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
5118 BITTON CHURCH LANE
Nos 14 to 22 (even)
ST 6869 15/119 (Frere Almshouses)
1859. One and a half storey symmetrical composition in free Gothic style.
Built of pennant stone rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings. Slate
roof with projecting eaves. Five gables, the outer ones to full-height
bricks, the 3 central ones over 1st floor windows, centre one slightly
taller. Two and 5-light casement windows with shouldered lintel and dripmoulds
below relieving arches. Verandah across ground floor to shelter doorways.
Windows have carved scrolls with texts over them, shield and scrolls above
centre. Central 1st floor window head inscribed with punning motto "Frere
Ayme Frere". Mottos also on lintels of doorways.
Listing NGR: ST6816469465
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