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Latitude: 52.5729 / 52°34'22"N
Longitude: -0.2436 / 0°14'37"W
OS Eastings: 519124
OS Northings: 298684
OS Grid: TL191986
Mapcode National: GBR HZP.R73
Mapcode Global: WHHNK.7L7C
Entry Name: Miss Pears' Almshouses
Listing Date: 7 May 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161272
English Heritage Legacy ID: 49614
Location: Peterborough, PE1
County: City of Peterborough
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Peterborough
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Peterborough St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
TL 1998 NW 1/120
COWGATE(East Side)Miss Pears' Almshouses
Built 1903 on the site of tile old House of Correction.Three storeys in ashlar.Welsh slate roof.Paired diagonal set chimneys.Cumbergate Elevation:-Matching end blocks,and centre section set back.Ends have four-centred doorway with rusticated surround and door.Windows have leaded lights.Centre is in brick with stone dressings.Stone dripmoulds to leaded glazed,windows two sections with hipped roof project,with a plain door on ground floor.Stone string between storeys.Stone capped plinth.Exchange Street elevation:-Ashlar four gables to road;with finials.Each gable has one three-light mullion window.On the ground floor,four three-light oriel windows with stone roofs,ashlar rusticated dressing.All the buildings listed in Cumbergate form a group.
Listing NGR: TL1912498684
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