THE COUNTESS OF DERBY'S ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1354497
Date first listed:
10-May-1973
Statutory Address:
THE COUNTESS OF DERBY'S ALMSHOUSES, THE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE COUNTESS OF DERBY'S ALMSHOUSES, THE STREET

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

County:
West Sussex
District:
Chichester (District Authority)
Parish:
Boxgrove
National Grid Reference:
SU 90661 07601

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
300712
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.

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