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Shipdham Place, Shipdham

Description: Shipdham Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220876

OS Grid Reference: TF9571007266
OS Grid Coordinates: 595710, 307266
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6279, 0.8903

Location: A1075, Shipdham, Norfolk IP25 7LX

Locality: Shipdham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP25 7LX

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Listing Text

TF 9507
(west side)
14/84 Shipdham Place
4.12.51 (formerley listed
as Rectory)

Former rectory, now hotel and restaurant. Early C17 with important early
C19 addition. Rendered timber frame, rendered brick and brick and flint.
Pantile and slate roofs. Double pile: front pile early C19, rear pile
C17. Tall late C19 block to side and rear. 2 storeys. Early block with
5 C18 windows at first floor with some leaded glass and metal casements.
At ground floor 2 sash windows with glazing bars, one part-glazed C19
door and some C20 French windows. Early C19 overhanging eaves with plain
brackets. Later shallow pitched roof and 2 axial stacks. Front-pile.
5 bays of sash windows with glazing bars. Jalousie shutters to ground
floor windows. Central doorway with an open porch on a pair of columns
and responding pilasters withentasis. Fluted capitals and entablature.
Later lobby inserted within porch with a 2-leaf panelled door. Pair of
rear wall stacks and overhanging eaves with plain brackets. Interior.
Massive moulded spinal bridging joist in early block. C18 room with
raised and fielded panelling, moulded cornice and dado rail. Early C19
pile has a central stairacase with square sectioned balusters, shaped
tread ends and swept mahogany handrail. Reeded architrave and cornice

Listing NGR: TF9571007266

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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