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The Pleasance, New Buckenham

Description: The Pleasance

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 220341

OS Grid Reference: TM0882390396
OS Grid Coordinates: 608823, 290396
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4715, 1.0731

Location: Queen Street, New Buckenham, Norfolk NR16 2AL

Locality: New Buckenham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR16 2AL

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Listing Text

(west side)

12/94 The Pleasance


House. c.1600. Timber framed with wattle and daub infill and mid C19 brick
facing. 2 storeys. 2 doors, that to left blocked, under rendered skewback
arches. Corner and central flat pilasters. 3 windows to each floor mixture
of C19 and C20 casements and sashes. Brick saw toothed eaves cornice below
bell-based gabled roof. Ridge stack left of centre. Interior close studded
on brick plinth with middle rail. Staircase by stack. Tongue stopped beams.
Tension and arch braced corner posts in upstairs north room which was
originally open to roof. Roof structure mostly reconstructed with square
section queen posts, collars and clasped and butt purlins in 2 tiers.

Listing NGR: TM0882390396

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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