Duchy of Cornwall almshouses

Construction of four new cottages for the Duchy of Cornwall to provide retirement homes for estate workers or residents of Newton St Loe.

A high quality terrace, completed in the local style and designed as a row of four simple single storey cottages, each with two bedrooms in the roof space and one main bedroom on the ground floor.  The ground floor also contains living room, kitchen, bathroom and rear access through a small utility room.

Each front door is identified with a projecting porch built with oak posts and truss on stone staddles, leading into the main entrance hallway containing the staircase.