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Latitude: 52.4491 / 52°26'56"N
Longitude: -0.1034 / 0°6'12"W
OS Eastings: 528990
OS Northings: 285150
OS Grid: TL289851
Mapcode National: GBR K2R.JP3
Mapcode Global: VHGLC.5P6W
Entry Name: 110-118, High Street
Listing Date: 8 June 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130228
English Heritage Legacy ID: 54455
Location: Ramsey, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE26
Civil Parish: Ramsey
Built-Up Area: Ramsey
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Ramsey St Thomas a Becket
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 2886-2986 TL 2885-2985 RAMSEY HIGH STREET
Nos 110 to 118 (even)
Alms houses dated 1839 on stone plaque with crest of Fellowes family. Symmetrical
plan. Two storey, central block with projecting central bay, flanked by
2 single-storey wings to east and west. Reused abbey stone with limestone dressings
to window and door architraves, copings to gables, and pseudo buttresses. Plain tile
roofs. Main 2-storey range has kneed parapet gables and end stacks with diagonal
brick shafts and 2 similar symmetrical ridge stacks. Central gabled bay has 6-light
mullioned and transomed first floor casement window above moulded string with inset
date plaque. Four pseudo buttresses flank central 3-light, mullioned window and
2 panelled doors each with 4 centred arches. Symmetrical arrangement of mullioned
casement windows flank closed, gabled porches to east and wst of central bay. Single
storey wings identical, with kneed parapet gables and stone finials, 3-light mullioned
windows, and side entrances with panelled doors in 4 centred arches. The alms houses
and school, abbey gate house, the church form one of the finest group of buildings
around the Abbey Green in the country.
Source: Pevsner. p.335.
Listing NGR: TL2899085150
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