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Dunham Lodge, Little Dunham

Description: Dunham Lodge

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220433

OS Grid Reference: TF8772912849
OS Grid Coordinates: 587729, 312849
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6808, 0.7757

Location: Little Dunham, Norfolk PE32 2DL

Locality: Little Dunham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 2DL

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Listing Text


6/32 Dunham Lodge
- II*

Mansion. 1783 according to Whites Directory, 1785 on rainwater hoppers.
Brick with some stone and slate roofs. 3 storeys with a low ground floor.
Facade of 5 bays of sash windows with glazing bars beneath skewback arches.
Front door to "piano nobile" reached by double sweeping staircases with
metal railings. Panelled 2-leaf door with traceried semicircular fanlight
and stone doorcase with pilasters and overlapping architrave. Moulded
stone and gault brick dentilated cornice with parapet. North elevation
with full height apsidal bay with 3 semicircular headed first floor windows.
Lower service wing to rear. Interior. Stone staircase with square
sectioned iron balusters, modern iron scrollwork and swept mahogany hand-
rail. Traceried fanlight in hall. Drawing room with screen of pilasters
and a pair of fluted columns with Ionic volutes to capitals. Some original
plaster cornices.

Listing NGR: TF8772912849

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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