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Worsley's Almshouses

A Grade II Listed Building in Newport, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.701 / 50°42'3"N

Longitude: -1.2975 / 1°17'51"W

OS Eastings: 449705

OS Northings: 89274

OS Grid: SZ497892

Mapcode National: GBR 8BB.W7J

Mapcode Global: FRA 8757.2BT

Plus Code: 9C2WPP22+9X

Entry Name: Worsley's Almshouses

Listing Date: 1 February 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309497

Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Newport

Built-Up Area: Newport

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Newport St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Nos 27 to 32 (consec)
(Hopsley's Almshouses)
SZ 4989 SE 2/238


Built 1618 but re-roofed and porches added 1879 (date plaque in gable of
centre porch). Single storey old red brick raised on high rendered plinth.
Gable end tile roof with 2 bands of scalloped tiles, old tiles to rear.
Wood frame casement windows leaded with diamond panes. Wood frame rough
case porches on chequer brick bases with steps up each side and lean-to
roofs to paired doors, the centre porch is gabled with finial.

Listing NGR: SZ4971489277

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

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