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A Grade II Listed Building in Standon, Ware, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8806 / 51°52'49"N

Longitude: 0.0281 / 0°1'41"E

OS Eastings: 539694

OS Northings: 222164

OS Grid: TL396221

Mapcode National: GBR LC7.1XV

Mapcode Global: VHHLL.FZQR

Plus Code: 9F32V2JH+66

Entry Name: Almshouses

Listing Date: 24 January 1967

Last Amended: 23 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161050

Location: Standon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG11

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Standon

Built-Up Area: Puckeridge

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Standon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/17 Almshouses
1-5 consecutive)
formerly listed as Almshouses
24.1.67 (nos 1-7 inclusive, consecutive

Block of 10 almshouses, now 5. C18. Timber frame white
weatherboarded on high red brick sill. Steep hipped roof now
dark tiled, formerly thatched. A long narrow block, single
storey, facing S. Handed pairs of houses with 5 shared chimneys
and 10 boarded doors remote from fireplaces. Each has a small
flush casement window of 2 lights with small panes. Pairs of
houses now combined. Said to have originally formed outbuildings
to Standon Workhouse disused after the Poor Law Act 1834 (VCH
(1912) 350).

Listing NGR: TL3969422164

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

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