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Knights Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnham, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.198 / 51°11'52"N

Longitude: -0.8199 / 0°49'11"W

OS Eastings: 482548

OS Northings: 144968

OS Grid: SU825449

Mapcode National: GBR DB8.X2W

Mapcode Global: VHDY7.Q4WY

Plus Code: 9C3X55XJ+52

Entry Name: Knights Almshouses

Listing Date: 29 December 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443498

Location: Farnham, Waverley, Surrey, GU10

County: Surrey

Civil Parish: Farnham

Built-Up Area: Farnham

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Wrecclesham

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

SU 8245
9/306


WRECCLESHAM
THE STREET (North West Side)
Nos 60 to 66 (even) Knights Almshouses

GV
II
Plaque on the centre bay if the building bears the following inscription: "christo in pauperibus, Errested and endowed by Charles Knight Esq and Elizabeth his wife. 1861." Two storeys, five bays; end and centre bays project forward, each with gable over; and bays have gables with finals and attic storeys with blind lancet panels. Steeply pitched roof of dark blue and red tiles; cresting. Dentile eaves cornice; brick front with stone quions and dressings. Two-light casement windows with dripstones; taller windows in end bays. Stringcourse with tiled canopies. Two-light casements flank centre bays. Ledged doors with brackets in bays flanking centre bays. Stone archway to porch with carved spandrels and dripstone over. All the listed buildings on the north west side from The Bear and Ragged Staff Inn to No 70 [with Nos 52 to 58(even)] form a group.


Listing NGR: SU8254744971

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

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