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Latitude: 52.8356 / 52°50'8"N
Longitude: -0.637 / 0°38'13"W
OS Eastings: 491915
OS Northings: 327322
OS Grid: SK919273
Mapcode National: GBR DR3.7S8
Mapcode Global: WHGKW.5ZXK
Entry Name: Almhouses
Listing Date: 9 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1360355
English Heritage Legacy ID: 193415
Location: Stoke Rochford, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG33
Civil Parish: Stoke Rochford
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: North and South Stoke with Easton St Andrew and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
STOKE ROCHFORD VILLAGE STREET
SK 92 NW
Nos 1 to 5 (consecutive)
5 almshouses. Originally c.1677, founded by Edmund Turnor,
remodelled c.1851, possibly by William Burn for Sir Christopher
Turnor, minor C20 alterations. Squared limestone rubble with
slate roofs having raised stone coped gables with ball finials, 2
square ridge stacks with cornices. Single storey, 9 bay front,
with attics, to taller advanced flanking wings. Central
chamfered doorway inscribed on the lintel repaired 1851, above
the coped gable containing a sunk panel with shield and
inscription recording the original foundation in 1677, flanked by
2 single light and single 2 light windows. The projecting end
wings have canted bays with hipped stone roofs. To the gables
are 2 light windows. All windows have ovolo moulded mullions and
transomes. In the sides of the wings are chamfered doorways.
Beyond to either side are C20 single storey extensions.
Listing NGR: SK9191527322
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