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Beck Hall, Billingford

Description: Beck Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220652

OS Grid Reference: TG0218420807
OS Grid Coordinates: 602184, 320807
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7470, 0.9941

Location: Billingford Road, Foxley, Norfolk NR20 4QZ

Locality: Billingford
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 4QZ

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/1 Beck Hall



Former Holkham Estate farmhouse. Late C18 with earlier core. Limewashed
brick with pantile roof. 2 storeys and 7 bay facade. Central raised and
fielded front door with traceried semicircular fanlight and flat hood on ornate
wrought iron brackets in Holkham Estate style. Pair of flanking full height
segmental bays with 6-light mullion and transoms windows and curved glazing.
Other windows of 4-light mullion and transom type. Dentil cornice and raised
stucco ashlaring around windows. Outshut to rear beneath catslide roof.
Initials T.C. (Thomas Coke of Holkham Hall) formed by tie-ends. Surrounded
by moat and believed to be the site of a medieval hospice.

Listing NGR: TG0218420807

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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