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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.


List entry Number: 1034753



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

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Mancetter

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Nov-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 309200

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MANCETTER THE GREEN SP3296 11/107 Nos. 6, 7 and 8 Gramer's 23/11/51 Almshouses GV II Almshouses; originally 6 but now 3 houses. Dated 1728. Founded by James Gramer. Some mid/late C20 alterations. Whitewashed brick with wood dentil cornice. Plain-tile roof; 3 mid/late C20 brick ridge stacks. Originally one-unit plans. One storey; 12 bays. Doors to first, fifth and ninth bays have overlights with glazing bars. No.6 on left has ribbed door; Nos. 7 and 8 have flush 4-panelled doors. Sashes throughout, with C20 sashes in 3 former doorways. All openings have painted stone or rendered lintels with keyblocks. Central slate inscription panel has painted moulded wood architrave with fluted pilasters, triglyphs and pediment with armorial device. Inscription records the erection of the building by James Gramer 'Citizen and Goldsmith of London and a native of this place' with an endowment of £2,000. Interiors not inspected. (Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p347; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, pl18)

Listing NGR: SP3204296658

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1947), 118
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 347

National Grid Reference: SP 32042 96658


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