FORECOURT WALL AND GATEWAY TO PEMBERTON ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1103050

Date first listed: 27-Aug-1971

Statutory Address: FORECOURT WALL AND GATEWAY TO PEMBERTON ALMSHOUSES, ST PETER'S STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FORECOURT WALL AND GATEWAY TO PEMBERTON ALMSHOUSES, ST PETER'S STREET

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: TL 15001 07698

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ST PETER'S STREET 1. (West Side) 1582 Forecourt wall and gateway to Pemberton Almshouses TL 1407 NE 4/23 TL 1507 NW 5/23

II

2. Forecourt wall and tall, brick gateway with pointed head with small brick plinths at sides and centre, those at sides empty, that in centre having iron arrow-head pointing upwards. Round-arched door opening and stone panel above with inscription: "These 6 Almshouses were erected and endowed with Five Pounds Per Annum Each. Out of the Manor of Shelton in Bedfordshire by Roger Pemberton of St Albans Esquire, who was buried in the Church of St Peter November 20th 1627." RCHM page 194: VCH page 473.

Listing NGR: TL1500107698

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 163423

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1914), 473
Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

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