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THE COUNTESS OF DERBY'S ALMSHOUSES

List Entry Summary

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

Name: THE COUNTESS OF DERBY'S ALMSHOUSES

List entry Number: 1354497

Location

THE COUNTESS OF DERBY'S ALMSHOUSES, THE STREET

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

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Boxgrove

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-May-1973

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 300712

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BOXGROVE THE STREET SU 90 NW (west side)

14/67 The Countess of Derby's 10.5.73 Almshouses

- II

Founded in 1741 by the dowager Countess of Derby, daughter and heiress of Sir William Morley of Halnaker House. Three sides of a courtyard. Two storeys. Ten windows facing east, six windows facing north and five windows facing south. Red brick and grey headers. Tiled roof. Casement windows. The central or west side has a raised centre piece, faced with Roman cement and four large sash windows with glazing bars. In the centre is an inscrip- tion recording the founding of the Almshouses with a cartouche over it. Modern ground floor portion built out in front of this with gabled porch.

Listing NGR: SU9066107601

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National Grid Reference: SU 90661 07601

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