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The Gables, Bawdeswell

Description: The Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220710

OS Grid Reference: TG0469220899
OS Grid Coordinates: 604692, 320899
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7469, 1.0312

Location: The Street, Bawdeswell, Norfolk NR20 4RT

Locality: Bawdeswell
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 4RT

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/4 The Gables
- II

House, formerly a workhouse, then school, then bakery and shop. Main wing
of 1781 (White's 1845), cross wing C16. Cross wing of galletted flint and
brick dressings and brick heightening. Main wing of brick. Pantile roofs.
2 storeys. Cross wing with 2 simple C19 4-bay shop fronts with pilasters
incorporating a panelled door to east. South shop front set between original
brick keyed window jambs. Similar quoins. One C19 3-light chamfered mullion
and transom window to first floor south. West facade of 3 bays of late C19
sash windows with stucco rustication. C18 or C19 hipped roof. Main wing
with 3 bays of C19 3-light chamfered mullion and transom windows set into
original openings. Skewback arches with cambered soffits to ground floor
windows. Off-centre front doorway with pilasters overlapping architrave
and dentilated frieze. Interior of cross wing with 2 double ogee moulded
bridging joists with straight stops.

Listing NGR: TG0469220899

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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