SARAH ROOPE'S ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1108542

Date first listed: 21-May-1985

Statutory Address: SARAH ROOPE'S ALMSHOUSES, BEACON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: SARAH ROOPE'S ALMSHOUSES, BEACON ROAD

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

County: Devon

District: South Hams (District Authority)

Parish: Kingswear

National Grid Reference: SX 88213 50983

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History

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Details

SX 8850 KINGSWEAR BEACON ROAD

16/78 Sarah Roope's Almshouses -

- II

Five almshouses and a Sunday School room. Dated 1840 (tablet centre second floor front). Restored circa 1951. Slate rubble with red brick window arches. Scantle slate hung south end. Asbestos slate hipped roof. Three storeys: two bays. Small sashes with glazing bars, some replaced with casements with glazing bars in the original openings. All openings have red brick flat arches including the three plain recessed archways with C20 glazed bars. Slate window cills. Red brick chimney stack at ends and one at centre rear. Later C19 polygonal porch on north end with plaque inscribed 'Trust Houses renovated by public subscription Festival of Britain year 1951'. The almshouses were given in trust by Miss Sarah Roope.

Listing NGR: SX8821350983

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 100565

Legacy System: LBS

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