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© Mr Jim Spence

IoE Number: 351214
Location: FORECOURT WALL AND GATEWAY OF WRIGHT'S ALMSHOUSES, LONDON ROAD
  NANTWICH, CREWE AND NANTWICH, CHESHIRE
Photographer: Mr Jim Spence
Date Photographed: 26 August 2007
Date listed: 01 March 1974
Date of last amendment: 01 March 1974
Grade II*

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1425LONDON ROAD-----------Forecourt wall andgateway of Mr Wright's

1. 1425 LONDON ROAD ----------- Forecourt wall and gateway of Mr Wright's Almshouses SJ 6552 1/63A II* 2. Erected by the Trustees in 1667. A low wall of red brick extending over frontage at rear of pavement with moulded stone coping. At centre a fine gateway being a stone screen with segmental arch, columns on pedestals, entablature, moulded Jacobean coping and large side scrolls (one restored). In urgent need of repair when inspected but included in a proposal for the dismantling of the almshouses and their re-erection by Crewe's Almshouses in Beam Street (Map No 1/66).

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