CREWE'S ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1138727

Date first listed: 19-Apr-1948

Statutory Address: CREWE'S ALMSHOUSES, BEAM STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CREWE'S ALMSHOUSES, BEAM STREET

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

District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Nantwich

National Grid Reference: SJ 65481 52562

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Details

1. 1425 BEAM STREET ----------- Crewe's Almshouses SJ 6552 1/66 19.4.48

II

2. Dated 1767. A row of 7 houses. Red brick; storeys; central projection finished as pediment with circular panel; stone cornice with small plain consoles; 12 sash windows with stone lintels, keyblocks and sills; 6 simple doorways in plain stone surrounds; 6 panelled central door with arched fanlight and keyblock, featured with stone surround, 3/4 columns, side windows, pilasters and entablature and pediment over; central stone tablet with carved inscription and above date, hipped slate roof. In need of repair when inspected but restoration will form part of a proposal which includes the dismantling of Wright's Almshoues in London Road (Map No 1/63) and their re-erection on the Beam Street site where the 2 buildings would be linked by a Community Block.

Should be amended to read:- 1. 1425 BEAM STREET ----------- Crewe's Almshoues SJ 6552 1/66 19.4.48

II

2. Dated 1767. A row of 7 houses. Red brick; 2 storeys; central projection finished as pediment with circular panel; stone cornice with small plain consoles; 12 sash windows with stone lintels, keyblocks and sills; 6 simple doorways in plain stone surrounds; 6 panelled central door with arched fanlight and keyblock, featured with stone surround, 3/4 columns, side windows, pilasters and entablature and pediment over; central stone tablet with carved inscription and above date; hipped slate roof. Restored 1975-76.

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1. 1425 BEAM STREET ----------- Crewe's Almshouses SJ 6552 1/66 19.4.48.

II

2. Dated 1767. A row of 7 houses. Red brick; 2 storeys; central projection finished as pediment with circular panel; stone cornice with small plain consoles; 12 sash windows with stone lintels, keyblocks and sills; 6 simple doorways in plain stone surrounds; 6 panelled central door with arched fanlight and keyblock, featured with stone surround, 3/4 columns, side windows, pilasters and entablature and pediment over; central stone tablet with carved inscription and above date; hipped slate roof. In need of repair when inspected but restoration will form part of a proposal which includes the dismantling of Wright's Almshouses in London Road (Map No 1/63) and their re-erection on the Beam Street site where the 2 buildings would be linked by a Community Block.

Listing NGR: SJ6548152562

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 56603

Legacy System: LBS

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