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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1074192



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Thornton-le-Dale


Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1953

Date of most recent amendment: 05-Feb-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 439927

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SE 83540 83086


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