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Rous Memorial Cottages (North Wing)

A Grade II Listed Building in Newmarket, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2446 / 52°14'40"N

Longitude: 0.4123 / 0°24'44"E

OS Eastings: 564792

OS Northings: 263451

OS Grid: TL647634

Mapcode National: GBR N9Y.92J

Mapcode Global: VHJGJ.3VB5

Plus Code: 9F426CV6+RW

Entry Name: Rous Memorial Cottages (North Wing)

Listing Date: 10 March 1970

Last Amended: 26 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275721

Location: Newmarket, West Suffolk, Suffolk, CB8

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Newmarket

Built-Up Area: Newmarket

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Newmarket All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Description

TL 6463 NEWMARKET VICARAGE ROAD
(including EXNING)

7/161 Rous Memorial
10.3.70 Cottages
(north wing,
Nos. 1-4
consec.)
(Formerly listed
as North Block at
Rous Memorial
Hospital)

GV II


A row of 4 cottages. Formerly almshouses,1878; the north wing
of a group of 3 detached ranges forming an open court. In the
Queen Anne Revival style; 1 storey. Red brick with moulded brick
eaves cornice. At the east end a pediment with very ornate
carving in red brick, a coat of arms with motto within a
classical frame. A gablet to Vicarage Road has painted half-
timbering with a panel having floral plasterwork motif.
Plaintiled roofs with axial chimneys of red brick. Splayed flat-
roofed bay windows, alternating with small-pane casements. 5-
panelled entrance doors with flat canopies on brackets.


Listing NGR: TL6479263451

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