1-8, MARKET PLACE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1136331

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1951

Statutory Address: 1-8, MARKET PLACE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: 1-8, MARKET PLACE

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

District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Lambourn

National Grid Reference: SU 32644 78995

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SU 3278 LAMBOURN MARKET PLACE (north side)

4/15 Nos 1 to 8

10.9.51 II

Almshouses. Founded by John Estbury in 1502, rebuilt by Henry Hippisley in 1852. Architect T. Talbot Bury. Re-constructed on original lines, a square courtyard group, 2 storeys brick, stone tile roof. A timber arcade surrounds the paved courtyard which has a well in the centre. A picturesque, unsymmetrical tower forms the entrance, 3 storeys, diaper brickwork battlemented parapet. Stone mullioned windows and arched entrance with stone band over, with inscription.

Pevsner, P.164-5 Murray, P.132 V.C.H. Vol. IV P.252-3

Listing NGR: SU3267278947

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 39452

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ditchfield, P H, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire, (1924), 252-3
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1966), 164-5
'Murrays Architectural Guide' in Berkshire, (1949), 132

End of official listing