Keys to the Past

Methold Houses (Beamish)

Methold Houses 2006
Methold Houses 2006

1 Bay Return Wing With Shaped Gable 2003
1 Bay Return Wing With Shaped Gable 2003

Centre Bay: Tudor Arched Doorway & Flanking Sashes Under Continous Hoodmould 2006
Centre Bay: Tudor Arched Doorway & Flanking Sashes Under Continous Hoodmould 2006

Methold Almshouses were built in 1863 for John Eden. They had a rear extenstion added in the later 19th century. They are laid out in an E-shaped plan and were built in a Tudor-Gothic style. This is a Grade II listed building protected by law.

Reference number:D36233
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1311141



See also:
Local History of Beamish


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