Michel’s Almshouses, The Vineyard

From the website of The Richmond Charities:

“Ten almshouses were founded by Humphrey Michel in 1695. In 1727 William Smithet endowed the charity with property in Kew Foot Road and land now including Michel’s Row and Rosedale Road.

Michel’s Almshouses are located in central Richmond in The Vineyard and comprise seventeen one-bedroom almshouses. 

Key facts:

1695

Almshouses founded

1811

Rebuilt

1858

6 new houses added

1990

1 new bungalow added

2005

No.10 converted into guest accommodation and an office”

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