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Heath's Almshouses and Adjoining Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1415 / 53°8'29"N

Longitude: -1.1955 / 1°11'43"W

OS Eastings: 453912

OS Northings: 360786

OS Grid: SK539607

Mapcode National: GBR 8FC.4KV

Mapcode Global: WHDFZ.L9XH

Entry Name: Heath's Almshouses and Adjoining Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 17 March 1978

Last Amended: 21 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214942

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391737

Location: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Mansfield

Town: Mansfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Portland

Built-Up Area: Mansfield

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Mansfield St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


MANSFIELD

SK5360 NOTTINGHAM ROAD
924-1/7/77 (West side)
17/03/78 Nos.18-40 (Even)
Heath's Almshouses and adjoining
boundary wall
(Formerly Listed as:
NOTTINGHAM ROAD
(West side)
Nos.18-40 (Even)
Heath's Almshouses)

II

Almshouses and adjoining boundary wall. Dated 1855, restored
late C20. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings and
plain tile roofs with coped gables and 4 ridge and 4 gable
brick stacks. Plinth. Single storey; 2 blocks, each of 6
windows, linked by an archway. Windows are flat-headed 2-light
casements with wooden mullions.
Central archway has a segment-headed pair of doors with label
mould, and above it, an inscribed and dated scroll. Stepped
coped gable with string course and central shield. Each block
of 6 houses has a central projecting double-gabled porch with
2 Tudor-arched doorways and board doors. Flanked on either
side by two 2-light windows in chamfered surrounds, then
further pairs of double-gabled porches, then single 2-light
windows in chamfered surrounds.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: adjoining boundary wall, coursed squared
stone with moulded ashlar coping and a central pair of square
gate piers with gabled caps.


Listing NGR: SK5391260786

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

Description


MANSFIELD

SK5360 NOTTINGHAM ROAD
924-1/7/77 (West side)
17/03/78 Nos.18-40 (Even)
Heath's Almshouses and adjoining
boundary wall
(Formerly Listed as:
NOTTINGHAM ROAD
(West side)
Nos.18-40 (Even)
Heath's Almshouses)

II

Almshouses and adjoining boundary wall. Dated 1855, restored
late C20. Coursed squared stone with ashlar dressings and
plain tile roofs with coped gables and 4 ridge and 4 gable
brick stacks. Plinth. Single storey; 2 blocks, each of 6
windows, linked by an archway. Windows are flat-headed 2-light
casements with wooden mullions.
Central archway has a segment-headed pair of doors with label
mould, and above it, an inscribed and dated scroll. Stepped
coped gable with string course and central shield. Each block
of 6 houses has a central projecting double-gabled porch with
2 Tudor-arched doorways and board doors. Flanked on either
side by two 2-light windows in chamfered surrounds, then
further pairs of double-gabled porches, then single 2-light
windows in chamfered surrounds.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: adjoining boundary wall, coursed squared
stone with moulded ashlar coping and a central pair of square
gate piers with gabled caps.


Listing NGR: SK5391260786

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