Almshouses, The Green, Stoneleigh
Almeshouses, houses that were built during the Post Medieval period for poor people to live in. They are situated at The Green, Stoneleigh.
1 The Almshouses were founded by Lady Alice Leigh for ten people – all unmarried and nominated by her or her heirs forever.
2 The building is dated 1594 and is of red sandstone ashlar with a tiled roof. There are five chamfered stone four-centred arched doorways, ten mid 19th century leaded two light casements in chamfered openings with oak lintels. The five dormer windows are restored, the roof tiles are modern.
3 The building is one storey.