Fennel Memorial Homes, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Fennel Memorial Homes, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Photograph taken 14 December 2002 © Mrs Lisa Hornish. Source Historic England Archive ref: 467156

This group of 4 purpose-built flats were also known as The Quaker Cottages. They were built in 1875 with money inherited by Mrs Hare from her Quaker brother and sister. These flats were intended to be used for the occupation of poor Quaker women prepared to promote the work of the Friends.

Location

Suffolk Bury St Edmunds

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

religion faith belief house housing charity memorial poor Victorian (1837 - 1901)