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Trott's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Cullompton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8592 / 50°51'33"N

Longitude: -3.3919 / 3°23'30"W

OS Eastings: 302132

OS Northings: 107555

OS Grid: ST021075

Mapcode National: GBR LN.V0JD

Mapcode Global: FRA 36ST.NF1

Entry Name: Trott's Almshouses

Listing Date: 5 April 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 95312

Location: Cullompton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX15

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Cullompton

Built-Up Area: Cullompton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cullompton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

CULLOMPTON HIGHER STREET, Cullompton
ST 00 NW
10/122 Nos. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11 known as
- Trott's Almhouses
5.4.66
GV II
Row of Almshouses. Founded 1522 by John Trott for 6 poor men; erected 1523 and
heavily restored in C19 and C20. Random rubble volcanic trap and sandstone under
gabled-end slate roof. Six 2-storeyed units, one room per floor, entered from rear,
with main central entrance (now blocked) to front. 2 end, and 3 axial, stacks, with
brick shafts.
Front; 7 window range; 1,2, and 3-light barred C19 casement windows to let floor, six
2 light-windows to ground floor with C20 ventilation openings. Central doorway
(blocked); segmentally - headed moulded arch within a square-headed surround,
foliated spandrels.
Rear: six 3-light casement windows, C19 to lst floor; 6 doors and six 2-light
windows to ground, mostly C20 with concrete sills. Cross beams to all interiors with
roll and concave moulding and oak-leaf stops.


Listing NGR: ST0213207555

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

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