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Latitude: 52.1182 / 52°7'5"N
Longitude: -0.4139 / 0°24'50"W
OS Eastings: 508694
OS Northings: 247843
OS Grid: TL086478
Mapcode National: GBR G2F.45B
Mapcode Global: VHFQG.S01Z
Entry Name: Whitbread Almshouses
Listing Date: 7 May 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1321600
English Heritage Legacy ID: 36663
Location: Cardington, Bedford, MK44
Civil Parish: Cardington
Built-Up Area: Cardington
Traditional County: Bedfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cardington
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
TL 0847 CARDINGTON THE GREEN
9/26 Whitbread Almshouses
Almshouses. 1787, for Samuel Whitbread (Bedfordshire Record Office, W3295/6).
Red brick, old clay tile roof. 4 cottages, each of 2-room plan, originally in
2 blocks, now linked by late C19 lower block with similar addition to SE. 2
storeys. Original blocks have 2-light casements with leaded lights, ground
floor ones under cambered heads. Doors to LH block are C2U replacements,
those to RH block have C20 gabled brick and tile porches Brick coping to
gables, 2 red brick ridge stacks, one red brick gable end stack to LH block.
Side elevations have brick bands at eaves level.
Listing NGR: TL0869447843
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