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Taylor's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.0215 / 53°1'17"N

Longitude: -2.7658 / 2°45'56"W

OS Eastings: 348728

OS Northings: 347412

OS Grid: SJ487474

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.FLPC

Mapcode Global: WH898.H95Y

Entry Name: Taylor's Almshouses

Listing Date: 22 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55566

Location: Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Malpas

Built-Up Area: Malpas

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 44 NE
(South-east side)
2/23 Taylor's Almshouses
Row of 6 almshouses, 1854, of Flemish bond brown brickwork with graded
grey slate roof. 1 storey, symmetrical, with central front gable
carrying shield - shaped stone inscribed IN USUM PAUPERUM A MARIA
TAYLOR MDCCCLIV. 3 recessed porches, each serving 2 almshouses. Each
dwelling has 1 room at front and 1 at rear (now modified to provide
bathrooms). Boarded doors. One 2-pane casement with wedge lintel and
projecting cill of red sandstone to each dwelling at front. Shaped
bargeboards. 3 plinthed chimneys of brick, each with 2 diagonal
flues. Rear altered mid C20, in keeping.
Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ4872847412

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

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