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SAUNDERS ALMSHOUSES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

COURT HOUSE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Former conventual building, part of the Hospital of St. John, thought to date to the late 12th century and purchased by the Corporation in 1580; much altered circa 1623, when it was converted to a court house. The building has been used for council meetings by the Old Corporation since 161...

THE ALMSHOUSES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Almshouses, consisting of ten tenements forming an east and west terrace on the south side side of Church Street and a chapel at the east end. The range of tenements is two-storeyed, brick built, with a continuous tiled roof. Each tenement consists of a single room on either floor. Behind...

THE ALMSHOUSES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A house which was formerly six almshouses built in 1612 and altered in the early 19th century. Built of limestone and brick with a plain tile roof.

KEPIER ALMSHOUSES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Almshouses built between 1668 and 1675.

NINE HOUSES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A row of six almshouses, built circa 1650, known as the Nine Houses - though only six remain today. They are constructed from stone-dressed brick, brick-nogged and plaster-panelled small framing, brick to the rear and grey slate roofs with six jettied front gables. In the 1960s the almshou...

COBBS WELL ALMSHOUSES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Almshouses dating to circa 1700.

LONG ALLEY ALMSHOUSE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Erected by the Fraternity of the Holy Cross in 1446. Comprises a row of 13 single storey dwellings with early and late 17th century additions. In 1553, Christs Hospital was created by royal charter and the governors were given enlarged powers to help the poor.

CHRISTIE ALMSHOUSES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Post medieval almshouses dated 1682.

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

An almshouse is documented at Magdalen Close, West Tanfield, in 1614. It may have Mediaeval origins.