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Shropham Hall Including Garden Wall to West, Shropham

Description: Shropham Hall Including Garden Wall to West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 220232

OS Grid Reference: TL9693093526
OS Grid Coordinates: 596930, 293526
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5041, 0.9001

Location: Watton Road, Shropham, Norfolk NR17 1EA

Locality: Shropham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 1EA

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Listing Text


Shropham Hall including
21/ 7/51 Garden wall to west

- II

House. 1685-1739. Brick with slate roofs. 2½ storeys in 5 bays. Side bays
recessed and centre articulated by giant pilasters at corners. Early C19
porch of stuccoed brick comprising Doric entablature on Tuscan columns below
balustrade. Steps framed by curved wings. Doorcase is broken segmental
pediment on decorated scrolled consoles. Panelled door under 5-vaned fanlight.
Sash windows renewed in late C18, all with glazing bars under gauged skewback
arches, most with shutters. String course at second floor. Shouldered cross
gable to roof forming half storey containing 3 lower and one upper sash
windows. Symmetrical split panelled stacks. Garden facade colourwashed and
of similar disposition but side bays canted outwards through 2 storeys
containing 3 sash windows each floor. Blind panelling to parapet. Waterhead
of 1756. Kitchen extension to west 1894. Garden wall of 2 sides only.
Brick on plinth with piers and pineapple finials.

Listing NGR: TL9693093526

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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