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Priory Cottage Priory End The Priory, Banham

Description: Priory Cottage Priory End The Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 220291

OS Grid Reference: TM0641388153
OS Grid Coordinates: 606413, 288153
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4523, 1.0363

Locality: Banham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR16 2AA

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Listing Text

(south side)

13/44 The Priory, Priory Cottage
and Priory End (formerly listed
16.7.58 as The Priory, Church Green and
The Green)
House. Now 3 properties. C17 core with additions c.1800 and C20 alterations.
Timber framed with wattle and daub infill clad in brick c.1850. Black glazed
pantiled roof. Modified H plan. 2 storeys and attic. Central recessed range
has 4-centred porch carried on fluted modified Doric columns. 3 C19 casements
to ground floor under segmental arches and 5 casements to first floor. Gabled
roofs. East wing pierced by mid C19 sashes with glazing bars. Double shop
front to west wing. One gabled dormer. Rear is continuous range with giant
pilasters at ends and has western portion rebated back. Selection of windows
: some C20 metal and timber, one C18 casement at west. Gabled roof now with
red pantiles. Fine C17 ridge stack to west on moulded plinth with punched
lunettes. Dutch west gable with moulded detailing is probably C18. Tall
stepped external stack now incorporated into contemporary outshut. Interior
timber framed. Chamfered beams with tongue stops. Good C17 fireplace in
sitting room of eastern house (The Priory) with bressummers. Close studding
and remains of timber mullioned windows. Front lounge of The Priory retains
complete C17 framing. No tie beams in roof. Collars and 2 tiers staggered
butt purlins.

Listing NGR: TM0640488155

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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