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St Anne's Almhouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7293 / 50°43'45"N

Longitude: -3.5202 / 3°31'12"W

OS Eastings: 292805

OS Northings: 93283

OS Grid: SX928932

Mapcode National: GBR P1.8GV5

Mapcode Global: FRA 37J4.SJG

Plus Code: 9C2RPFHH+PW

Entry Name: St Anne's Almhouses

Listing Date: 29 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267540

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418400

Location: Exeter, Devon, EX4

County: Devon

District: Exeter

Town: Exeter

Electoral Ward/Division: Newtown and St Leonard's

Built-Up Area: Exeter

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Exeter St James

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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St Anne's Almhouses


Almshouses. C16; restored 1838; partly rebuilt 1907-9 by W.D Caröe. Heavitree stone; partly rebuilt in brick, stone and timber-framing. Clay plain tile roof with gable-ends, sprocketed eaves and pierced ridge tiles. Brick gable-end stacks with corbelled brick tops.

PLAN: L-shaped on plan range of almshouses, the west end rebuilt 1907-9 in free Tudor style.

EXTERIOR: one storey and attic. Ground floor brick with stone dressings, stone window frames, plinth and stringcourses, with timber-framing above; panelled doors with canopies on shaped brackets. C16 wing on left (east) with sashes on ground floor, C20 flat roof dormers above and chamfered arch doorway on left; on left (north) corner a stone arch linking almshouses to chapel [qv].

Rear (south) facing road, 2:1:1:2 bays, large two- and three-light stone mullion windows with transoms, and timber-framed gable at centre with brick stack. C16 stone range on right (east) with sashes, gable on right and stone stacks heightened in brick.

INTERIORS: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX9279893280

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