This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TF6219NW ST JAMES' ROAD 610-1/10/133 Framingham's Hospital 07/06/72 (Formerly Listed as: LONDON ROAD (East side) Nos.1-12 (Consecutive) Framingham's Almshouses)
Almshouses. 1846-48, by Sharman of Spalding. Red brick with stone dressings. Cut slate roofs. 3 blocks arranged as a courtyard and linked by short crenellated walls with doorways.
Centre block is single-storeyed with a large projecting central gable articulated by diagonal buttresses terminating in finials. Central arched door flanked by a cinquefoiled light right and left, all under square hoods on label stops. 2 cinquefoiled lights in gable under a 4-centred arch. Either side are one arched doorway under a square hood, each flanked by a 2-light arched casement, also with hoods on labels. Stone quoins and eaves cornice. Gabled roof with 4 ridge stacks, each with twin decorated flues. North and south blocks are reduced versions of the same design: central gable is lower, does not project and has no doorway; west gable ends have polygonal corner turrets with tall finials and the west gable walls have one crenellated oriel each. 5 ridge stacks each.
Listing NGR: TF6219519699
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Photographer: Brown, Graham
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Brick, Slate, Stone, Victorian Almshouse, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Health And Welfare, Domestic, Residential Building