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Latitude: 52.4067 / 52°24'24"N
Longitude: -0.5032 / 0°30'11"W
OS Eastings: 501918
OS Northings: 279794
OS Grid: TL019797
Mapcode National: GBR FYT.5L2
Mapcode Global: VHFNW.7RBX
Entry Name: 33-43, Islington
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Last Amended: 31 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1227099
English Heritage Legacy ID: 424717
Location: Titchmarsh, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14
Civil Parish: Titchmarsh
Built-Up Area: Titchmarsh
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Titchmarsh St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
Nos.33 to 43 (odd)
(Formerly listed as almshouses 33 to 55)
8 almshouses, increased to 12 almshouses mid C19, now 6 almshouses. Datestone
1756, extended mid C19. Limestone ashlar with Collyweston slate roofs.
Originally one-unit plans. Single storey with attic, now mainly single storey.
8-window range of C20 casements, in original openings, under stone lintels with
keyblocks. 6-panel doors, between window ranges, under similar heads. 8 hipped
eaves dormers. Ashlar plinth and ashlar stacks at ridge. Mid C19 two-window
range extensions to either end; similar style with central 6-panel doors with
glazed toplights. Plaque in centre of main range has inscription, "This hospital
was erected and endowed for the support of eight poor persons by Mrs. Dorothy
Elizabeth Pickering, eldest daughter of the late Sir Gilbert Pickering Bart.
Anno Domini 1756". Plaque between 2-window range to far left has inscription
"This building an asylum for two Bedeswomen was erected AD MDCCCLVII by donation
of the late T. Coales Esq.". Plaque between 2-window range to far right has
inscription, "This building, an asylum for two Bedesmen was erected AD
MDCCCLXIII". Interiors of C18 range have stop-chamfered spine beams and some
Listing NGR: TL0191879794
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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