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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: SAWYER'S ALMSHOUSES

List entry Number: 1372594

Location

SAWYER'S ALMSHOUSES, 1-3, SHEEP STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireKetteringDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Feb-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Apr-1976

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 230112

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5326 SHEEP STREET (West Side) ------------ Sawyer's Almshouses, (Nos 1 to 3) (formerly listed under Headlands) SP 8678 1/19 27.2.50.

II*

2. 1688. 3, formerly 6, almshouses founded by Edmund Sawyer, London merchant and Lord of the Manor. Coursed rubble, stone slate roof with stone coped side elevation gables. 2 storeys, formerly 2 storeys and attics with 6 dormers in steeply pitched thatched roof. 6 casement windows, ground floor double lights and stone mullions under dripmouldings. 4 stone chimneystacks with moulded bands. 1st floor glazing bars, ground floor lattice.

Listing NGR: SP8663578435

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National Grid Reference: SP 86639 78269

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