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1, 2 and 3, the Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Houghton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8175 / 52°49'2"N

Longitude: 0.6556 / 0°39'20"E

OS Eastings: 579054

OS Northings: 327739

OS Grid: TF790277

Mapcode National: GBR Q5Y.BLG

Mapcode Global: WHKQ3.1FGX

Entry Name: 1, 2 and 3, the Street

Location: Houghton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE31

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Parish: Houghton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Listing Date: 5 June 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221613

Source ID: 1304550

Listing Text

TF 7927 HOUGHTON NEW HOUGHTON (west)

11/29 Nos. 1, 2, 3 The
5.6.53. Street


G.V. II

Three cottages. C18. Whitewashed brick, black glazed pantiles. 2 storeys,
5 windows with slightly recessed north bay. No. 1 and 2 to south have 3 ground
floor arched headed and 4 first floor straight headed wooden 2-light casements
with glazing bars. Inserted C20 glazed door in place of ground floor windows
to No. 2. No. 3 to north has single ground floor arched headed and single
first floor straight headed wooden 2-light casement with glazing bars. Dentil
eaves cornice, hipped roof with central and north end ridge stacks. Boarded
doors to No. 1 and No. 3 on returns. Foundations of first two houses in New
Houghton laid July 1729 replacing village in park. Inspired Goldsmith's
Deserted Village (1770). Appears as block plan in Isaac Ware Plans ... Houghton
(1735) 1750 ed.


Listing NGR: TF7905427739

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