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Fransham Place, Fransham

Description: Fransham Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 220484

OS Grid Reference: TF9034512274
OS Grid Coordinates: 590345, 312274
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6747, 0.8140

Location: A47, Fransham, Norfolk NR19 2JR

Locality: Fransham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR19 2JR

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Listing Text


10/29 Fransham Place

- II

Former rectory. Circa 1800 and later. Colour washed gault (to front) And
red brick. Some flint, concrete tile and pantile roofs. Main block with
low single storey wings to either side and 2 storey service wing to rear.
3 storeys and 3 bays. with shorter top storey. Sash windows with glazing bars
beneath skewback arches and enclosed within semicircular arches at ground
floor. Central 2-leaf front door with porch of 2 pairs of columns with former
Ionic capitals - now lost. Aedicule window above with consoles, pilasters
and flat hood. Side wings with angle pilasters, moulded cornices, parapets
and single sash windows with glazing bars. Arched stair window in service
wing with radiating glazing bars. Mid C19 extension to service wing with
flint facade and one 2-light Y-traceried Gothic window at first floor.
Interior with some good plasterwork: eggand dart cornices and vine, scrolls.
Apsidal stair with simple square sectioned balusters and swept mahogany hand-

Listing NGR: TF9034512274

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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