Arthur Winsley left much if his property to the Charity in his Will (dated the 28th March 1726). Twelve almshouses and the Chapel were erected in accordance with the terms of the Will and since then other benefactors have left money to the Charity.

There are now 79 almshouses, accommodation for the Housing Manager, the Chapel and adjoining Clubroom, which also houses the Office to the Charity.

In following terms of the Will, a sermon is preached at an annual service held on the first working day in the New Year.  in his will, Arthur Winsley directed that seven trustees whom he nominated should administer the Charity.