OWLFIELDS ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1207678

Date first listed: 15-Jun-1951

Statutory Address: OWLFIELDS ALMSHOUSES, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: OWLFIELDS ALMSHOUSES, CHURCH STREET

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

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales (District Authority)

Parish: Ashbourne

National Grid Reference: SK 17764 46530

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History

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Details

CHURCH STREET 1. 783 (South-East Side) Owlfield's Almshouses SK 14 NE 1/20 15.6.51. II* GV 2. Founded 1640 and erected shortly afterwards. Has much the same characteristics as Pegg's Almshouses (qv). Single storey and attics, the attic storey with 3 gabled dormers added 1848. 5 windows, 3 centre ones have coupled lights with mullions. 4-centred arches 2 of which are surmounted by panels bearing Latin inscriptions. Clustered stone stacks. Tiled roof with alternating double courses of curved and plain tiles. Coped gabled ends. Restored 1848.

Nos 38, 40 and 72, together with Pegg's Almshouses, Owlfield's Almhouses, The Mansion, the Summerhouse and the cobbled pavements form a group with the parish Church of St Oswald and the churchyard gate piers, gates and walls.





Listing NGR: SK1776446530

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 79833

Legacy System: LBS

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