Building record 1225000000 - NOS 1-5 HARTLEY COURT

Summary

Nineteenth century Tudor-style almshouses, built in 1874.

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II) 1163926: HARTLEY COURT

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Type and Period (1)

  • ALMSHOUSE (Built 1874, 19th Century - 1800 AD to 1899 AD)

Description

Grade II. Erected in memory of Sir William Alexander, Bart, 1874. In a Tudor style. Red brick with blue brick lozenge patterns; tile roofs with pierced ridge tiles. Central 2-storeyed gabled core connected by short one-storeyed parts to outer 2-storeyed gabled terminal blocks. Brick gabled porches and triangular brick porches with castellated parapets. Windows with mullions and transoms. Barge-boarded gables. Elaborate Tudor chimneys. Plaques in each of the gables reading 'Born again made new creatures in Christ Jesus', 'Glory to God on high' and 'Even to hoar hairs will I carry you' (B1).

Sources (1)

  • <1>SBC4001 Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1985. LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST: BUCKINGHAMSHIRE: DISTRICT OF SOUTH BUCKS. p149.

Location

Grid reference TQ 00208 88450 (point) (Exact)
Civil Parish GERRARDS CROSS, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire

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Record last edited

Aug 16 2007 6:19PM

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