The latest, and largest, in Hobnob’s series of books in collaboration with the Wiltshire Buildings Record, this is the result of the author’s long-term interest in and study of almshouses. Fully illustrated, often in colour, and with maps and plans, her book is in gazetteer format arranged by parish, offering a short history and description of surviving and lost buildings. She also includes a substantial biographical section describing the almshouse founders, and an insightful introduction to this unusual and often overlooked class of building, of which Wiltshire retains some outstanding examples.

Wiltshire Almshouses and Their...


1 in stock