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Quaker House, Mattishall

Description: Quaker House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 220860

OS Grid Reference: TG0343311479
OS Grid Coordinates: 603433, 311479
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6628, 1.0068

Location: Dereham Road, Mattishall, Norfolk NR20 3PE

Locality: Mattishall
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 3PE

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Listing Text

TG 01 SW
(north side)
2/68 Quaker House
- II
Former Quaker chapel attached to a farmhouse. C18. Brick with pantile roof.
Centrally planned rectangle. Single storey with symmetrical entrance facade
of 3 bays consisting of a 2-leaf raised and fielded panelled door with an
architrave doorcase and flat hood on carved brackets. Pair of flanking
windows beneath segmental arches. North window frame original of mullion
and transom type: 2 lights with metal casement retaining original iron-
mongery. Some surviving leaded glazing. Sawtooth cornice and hipped roof.
Interior. Plaster vault of penetrating barrels. Pair of galleries with
simple balusters of square section. Galleries supported on Roman Doric
columns of square section with exaggerated entasis. Pulpit pew survives
opposite entrance. Adjoining farmhouse not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TG0343311479

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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