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Gayton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Gayton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7409 / 52°44'27"N

Longitude: 0.5632 / 0°33'47"E

OS Eastings: 573133

OS Northings: 318996

OS Grid: TF731189

Mapcode National: GBR P5G.56C

Mapcode Global: WHKQF.MCDM

Entry Name: Gayton Hall

Listing Date: 20 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221948

Location: Gayton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE32

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Parish: Gayton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Listing Text

GAYTON BACK STREET
TF 71 NW
6/16 Gayton Hall
II
Country House, c.1800, erected as shooting box for St. Andrew St. John (1766-
1836). Gault brick, slate roof. Irregular plan in several builds; raised
to 3 storeys. Principal facade to south-west: 7 bays in 3 ranges each under
hipped slate roof, central range of 3 bays with bowed facade higher than ranges
to left and right. Ground floor with semi-circular headed recesses containing
sashes with glazing bars reaching low, flat arches; bay 2 with reset classical
doorway having fanlight with glazing bars, curved glass panes to bowed sashes
of bays 3-5; sashes with glazing bars to first and second floor, those to
second floor of 6 panes; all sashes recessed. Bays 6 and 7 c.1930 to match
bays 1-5. Right return of single bay, 3 storeys in Italianate style with
loggia to ground floor of 3 semi-circular headed brick arches; sashes with
glazing bars. Left return: 2 bays 3 storeys with additional 2 bays to left
raised to 3 storeys; sashes of decreasing height with glazing bars. Doorcase
to right of left addition with open pediment and semi-circular head.


Listing NGR: TF7313318996

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