KNIGHTS ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259915
Date first listed:
29-Dec-1972
Statutory Address:
KNIGHTS ALMSHOUSES, 60-66, THE STREET, WRECCLESHAM, GU10 4QR

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Location

Statutory Address:
KNIGHTS ALMSHOUSES, 60-66, THE STREET, WRECCLESHAM, GU10 4QR

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

County:
Surrey
District:
Waverley (District Authority)
Parish:
Farnham
National Grid Reference:
SU 82548 44968

Details

SU 8245 9/306

WRECCLESHAM THE STREET (North West Side) Nos 60 to 66 (even) Knights Almshouses



GV II Plaque on the centre bay if the building bears the following inscription: "christo in pauperibus, Errested and endowed by Charles Knight Esq and Elizabeth his wife. 1861." Two storeys, five bays; end and centre bays project forward, each with gable over; and bays have gables with finals and attic storeys with blind lancet panels. Steeply pitched roof of dark blue and red tiles; cresting. Dentile eaves cornice; brick front with stone quions and dressings. Two-light casement windows with dripstones; taller windows in end bays. Stringcourse with tiled canopies. Two-light casements flank centre bays. Ledged doors with brackets in bays flanking centre bays. Stone archway to porch with carved spandrels and dripstone over. All the listed buildings on the north west side from The Bear and Ragged Staff Inn to No 70 [with Nos 52 to 58(even)] form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8254744971

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
443498
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 24 Jul 2004
Reference: IOE01/06176/33
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Derek Rowlands. Source Historic England Archive
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