Almshouses in N postcode area

N1 City Road
  • St Botolph's Parishes Almshouses

N1  Hoxton           

Established by the will of Allen Badger dated 1674 (or 1675), the almshouses were erected in 1698 on a site in Hoxton Street, adjacent and to the north of the Weavers Company Almshouses.

The almshouses consisted of two terraced blocks facing each other across a central yard. Each single-storey block contained three dwellings and were intended to accommodate six men and their wives. Each couple would receive £20 per annum. Later, it seems the almshouses were occupied solely by women.

By the middle of the 19th century the buildings had fallen into such disrepair that they had to be condemned. A scheme to rebuild the almshouses behind the newly built Fuller's Almshouses in Wood Green was rejected.

In 1873 the almshouse funds were applied instead to pensions, while the buildings were demolished and the site let for redevelopment. By 1899 warehouses had been erected where the almshouses had stood.

  • Berman's Almshouses I

  • Fullers Almshouses, 244-278 Crondall Street, N1

  • Westby's Almshouses

N1 Islington
  • Clothworkers Almshouses

  • Clothworkers Almshouses, Essex Road

  • Davis's Almshouses

N1 Kingsland

N7  Holloway
  • Drovers Almhouses, 12-17 North Road, N7

N9 Edmonton
  • Knight's Almshouses

  • Style's Almshouses

  • Wilde's Almshouses

N11 New Southgate
  • Clock & Watchmakers Almshouses

N13 Palmers Green

N15 South Tottenham
  • Aged Pilgrims, 81 Vartry Road, N15 6QD

  • Forsters Cottages

N16 Stamford Hill
  • Emanuel Almshouses II

N16 Stoke Newington
  • West Hackney House

N17 Tottenham
  • Drapers Almshouses

N19 Archway
  • Aged Pilgrims (Hillside)

  • Whittington College

N20 Whetstone
  • Bookbinders Cottages, St Ninian's Court, N20

  • Lawrence Campe Almshouses

N21 Winchmore Hill
  • Esther Doe Lodge

N22  Wood Green
  • Fishmongers & Poulterers Institution

  • Fuller's Almshouses

  • Porter's and Walter's Almshouses, Nightingale Road, N22

  • Printers Almshouses, 245 High Road, N22

  • St Leonard's House. Nightingale Road, N22

  • Shoreditch Almshouses, Nightingale Road, N22

Last updated 4th October 2020

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