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The Old Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Scawby, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.5375 / 53°32'15"N

Longitude: -0.5394 / 0°32'21"W

OS Eastings: 496896

OS Northings: 405533

OS Grid: SE968055

Mapcode National: GBR SWPJ.0M

Mapcode Global: WHGGM.PBBX

Plus Code: 9C5XGFQ6+26

Entry Name: The Old Almshouses

Listing Date: 6 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166047

Location: Scawby, North Lincolnshire, DN20

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Scawby

Built-Up Area: Scawby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Scawby and Redbourne

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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(south side)

19/86 Nos 1-4 inclusive (The
Old Almshouses)


Row of 4 houses, formerly almshouses. C18 or earlier origins with C19
alterations and additions. For Nelthorpe Estate. Coursed limestone rubble
with brick stacks and brick first-floor sections to wings, colour-washed
throughout; brick porch to front and outshuts to rear. Pantile roofs.
Plan: central 2-room section with pair of entrances to east front, flanked
by 3-room wings; rear outshut to central section, pair of rear outshuts and
entrances to each wing. 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows to central
section, flanked by wings with 2-storey, single-window inner sections and
single-storey, 2-window outer sections. Central section breaks forward.
Projecting gabled porch to left of centre with blind chamfered 4-centred
arch panel to front containing small casement and panelled door to left side
beneath timber lintel; board door to right of centre beneath segmental brick
arch; 12-pane sliding sashes to either side beneath painted wooden hood-
moulds. 3 similar windows to each wing. Blocked openings beneath timber
lintels visible in wings. First floor: 12-pane sliding sashes with lintels
at eaves level. Cogged brick eaves cornice to first-floor sections. End
stacks to 2-storey sections; axial stacks to wings, with end stack to right.
Rear outshuts to wings incorporate gabled sections with blind 4-centred arch
panels. The wings, and probably also the central section, were formerly
single-room almshouses.

Listing NGR: SE9689605533

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