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Hartwell Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranfield, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0675 / 52°4'3"N

Longitude: -0.6116 / 0°36'41"W

OS Eastings: 495264

OS Northings: 241924

OS Grid: SP952419

Mapcode National: GBR F1F.86B

Mapcode Global: VHFQK.C90D

Entry Name: Hartwell Almshouses

Listing Date: 6 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321678

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38305

Location: Cranfield, Central Bedfordshire, MK43

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Cranfield

Built-Up Area: Cranfield

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cranfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 9541
8/8 Nos 35, 37 and 39
(Hartwell Almsnouses)
- II

Row of 3 almshouses. Founded 1734 by will of Richard Hartwell, rebuilt 1834.
Yellow gault brick. Thatched roof. Single storeyed row with symmetrical
front elevation. 3 thatched gabled porches. 4-centred arched doors surmounted
by moulded labels. 2 2-light windows between each porch, with 4-centred
arched heads and diamond leading. All are surmounted by moulded labels.
Labels are of painted timber. 2 double ridge stacks, both with pairs of
moulded octagonal shafts linked at caps.

Listing NGR: SP9526441924

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

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