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Streche's Almhouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Wareham, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6851 / 50°41'6"N

Longitude: -2.1144 / 2°6'51"W

OS Eastings: 392015

OS Northings: 87278

OS Grid: SY920872

Mapcode National: GBR 32T.SB2

Mapcode Global: FRA 67G8.G2B

Entry Name: Streche's Almhouses

Listing Date: 8 April 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119952

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108126

Location: Wareham Town, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Wareham Town

Built-Up Area: Wareham

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wareham Lady St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(North Side)

Streche's Almshouses
SY 9287 1/216
SY 9187 5/216


1907. Red brick with ashlar dressings and quoins. Pitched tile roof. Red brick
stacks. Stone copedgables with Jacobean-type finials. 1 storey. U-shaped plan.
Centre block with embattled parapet, 3 windows (central canted mullion and transom
window), 2 doors and lantern on ridge with copper pagoda roof. Ends of wings
have 1 bay window each with mullions, and elaborate stone cartouches over. 6
segment-headed porches with gables over. 20 mullioned casements.

Listing NGR: SY9201587278

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

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