LADY LUMLEY'S ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1074192
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1953
Date of most recent amendment:
05-Feb-1986
Statutory Address:
LADY LUMLEY'S ALMSHOUSES, CHESTNUT AVENUE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LADY LUMLEY'S ALMSHOUSES, CHESTNUT AVENUE

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Ryedale (District Authority)
Parish:
Thornton-le-Dale
National Park:
NORTH YORK MOORS
National Grid Reference:
SE 83540 83086

Details

THORNTON DALE CHESTNUT AVENUE SE 8383 (north side) 14/90 Lady Lumley's Almshouses (Previously listed as 10.11.53 Almshouses). GV II Row of 12 almshouses. 1670; restored C19; modernised and extended C20. Founded under the terms of a Trust Deed executed by Lady Elizabeth Lumley in 1657. Squared limestone with stone flag roof. Single-cell, lobby-entry plan, with C20 rear extensions. Single storey, 24-bay front. Paired 4- panel doors in plain square surrounds alternate to the left and right of 2- light diamond lattice windows with cinquefoil heads in similar surrounds. C19 tablet to centre recording the origins of The Charity. Moulded eaves cornice. Seven ridge stacks. R W Jeffery, Thornton-le-Dale, 1931, p73 and footnotes.

Listing NGR: SE8354083086

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
439927
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Jefferey, R W, Thornton le Dale, (1931), 73

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/04775/05
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