THE OLD ALMSHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1059153

Date first listed: 21-Oct-1976

Statutory Address: THE OLD ALMSHOUSE, MOORLAND STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE OLD ALMSHOUSE, MOORLAND STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor (District Authority)

Parish: Axbridge

National Grid Reference: ST 43113 54521

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History

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Details

ST4354 AXBRIDGE MOORLAND STREET (East side)

12/28 The Old Almshouse

21.10.76

GV II

Almshouse, now function room. Probably early C16, rebuilt 1983. Random rubble, pantile roof, brick end ridge stacks. Modern frontage in a Perpendicular style. Two storeys, 3 bays, 2-light stone mullioned windows, single light window to centre of first floor, each light with a cusped head, leaded lights, stopped labels. Central door opening in a broad semi-circular headed stone surround, stopped label, C20 panelled door. Some C15 interior features including 3 fireplaces in plain chamfered stone surrounds, garderobe to centre of rear wall on first floor. C16 roof construction of 3 tenoned collar and tie beam trusses with windbracing. Remainder of interior C20. Included primarily for historical interest. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, April 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4311354521

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 268680

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in April, (1984)

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