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Pair of Almshouses Linked by Low Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Broughton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0428 / 52°2'34"N

Longitude: -1.387 / 1°23'13"W

OS Eastings: 442140

OS Northings: 238444

OS Grid: SP421384

Mapcode National: GBR 7SY.XVG

Mapcode Global: VHBYR.XX3C

Plus Code: 9C4W2JV7+46

Entry Name: Pair of Almshouses Linked by Low Wall

Listing Date: 14 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248764

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430510

Location: Broughton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Broughton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Broughton with North Newington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Description

BROUGHTON BANBURY ROAD
SP43NW (East side)
1/229 Pair of almshouses linked by
low wall

GV II


Pair of almshouses and linking wall. Built in 1859 by Elizabeth Bradford-Wyatt
(benefactor). Regular coursed ironstone rubble. Limestone dressings to door and
window openings. Stone ridge stacks. C20 tile roofs. L-plan. Single storey plus
attic. Moulded limestone heads to doorways, chamfered jambs and plank doors.
Pairs and triplets of lancets with trefoiled heads. Gabled porches and dormers.
Inscription on right almshouse: 'These almshouses were erected by Elizabeth
Bradford-Wyatt in memory of her sister Mary Ann Scott-Wyatt. 1859'. The
almshouses were conveyed in trust for the housing of poor and aged agricultural
workers. Interiors not inspected.
(V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol.IX, p.102; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1974,
p.498).


Listing NGR: SP4214038444

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