The Almshouses, Kirtling, Cambridgeshire

These almshouses were built in 1842 as a memorial to the Marchioness of Bute by Lord North. The architect of these buildings was Benjamin Ferrey (1810-1880). The almshouses were later converted into a nunnery and are now a Catholic school.


Cambridgeshire Kirtling


Victorian (1837 - 1901)


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