TROTT'S ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1306826

Date first listed: 05-Apr-1966

Statutory Address: TROTT'S ALMSHOUSES, 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 AND 11, HIGHER STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TROTT'S ALMSHOUSES, 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 AND 11, HIGHER STREET

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

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Cullompton

National Grid Reference: ST 02132 07555

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History

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Details

CULLOMPTON HIGHER STREET, Cullompton ST 00 NW 10/122 Nos. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11 known as - Trott's Almhouses 5.4.66 GV II Row of Almshouses. Founded 1522 by John Trott for 6 poor men; erected 1523 and heavily restored in C19 and C20. Random rubble volcanic trap and sandstone under gabled-end slate roof. Six 2-storeyed units, one room per floor, entered from rear, with main central entrance (now blocked) to front. 2 end, and 3 axial, stacks, with brick shafts. Front; 7 window range; 1,2, and 3-light barred C19 casement windows to let floor, six 2 light-windows to ground floor with C20 ventilation openings. Central doorway (blocked); segmentally - headed moulded arch within a square-headed surround, foliated spandrels. Rear: six 3-light casement windows, C19 to lst floor; 6 doors and six 2-light windows to ground, mostly C20 with concrete sills. Cross beams to all interiors with roll and concave moulding and oak-leaf stops.

Listing NGR: ST0213207555

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 95312

Legacy System: LBS

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