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© Mr Michael Perry

IoE Number: 263922
Location: ALMSHOUSES 30 YARDS SOUTH OF CHURCH, CHURCH STREET (north side)
  DONYATT, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Perry
Date Photographed: 06 May 2003
Date listed: 04 February 1958
Date of last amendment: 29 October 1987
Grade II

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DONYATT CPCHURCH STREET (North side)ST31SW4/39The Almshouses(formerly listed as Almshouses 30yards south of Church)

DONYATT CP CHURCH STREET (North side) ST31SW 4/39 The Almshouses (formerly listed as Almshouses 30 yards south of Church) 4.2.58 GV II Group of 6 almshouses in row. Dated 1624, restored in C19 and C20. Ham stone ashlar; undulating plain clay tiled roof between high coped gables suggesting former thatch; yellow and red brick chimney sticks. Two storeys, 6 bays. Continuous string between floors; hollow-chamfered mullioned windows in chamfered recesses, no labels, 2-light above and 3-light below, with diamond leaded panes; to right of bays 1,2 and 4, and to left of bays 3,5 and 6 are chamfered cambered arched doorways with deep lintels, C20 panelled doors. Further mullioned windows in end gables and set high on west gable a plaque describing the gift of the almshouses, the date not discernible. (Pevsner N, Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958.

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