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West Lexham Farmhouse, Lexham

Description: West Lexham Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 220416

OS Grid Reference: TF8437817072
OS Grid Coordinates: 584378, 317072
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7199, 0.7285

Location: Lexham, Norfolk PE32 2QN

Locality: Lexham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 2QN

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Listing Text


3/15 West Lexham Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Circa 1800. Gault brick main wing, brick and flint service
wing. Black pantile roofs. T plan. 2 storeys and 3 bay facade of sash
windows with glazing bars beneath skewback arches. Taller ground floor
windows rise from ground level. Front door with glazed upper panel flanked
by narrow margin lights and surmounted by a fine semicircular traceried
fanlight. Porch with simple entablature and cornice supported by pilasters
and former columns which have been replaced by simple metal supports.
Stone platband and moulded brick cornice with dentils. Parapet and hipped
roof. Service wing to rear with 6 bays of sash windows with glazing bars
beneath skewback arches at first floor and modern replacements below with
one surviving late C19 tripartite sash window.

Listing NGR: TF8437817072

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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