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Yaxham House, Yaxham

Description: Yaxham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 220893

OS Grid Reference: TG0083910781
OS Grid Coordinates: 600839, 310781
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6575, 0.9681

Location: Church Lane, Yaxham, Norfolk NR19 1RH

Locality: Yaxham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR19 1RH

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Listing Text

TG 01 SW
2/101 Yaxham House
- II

Former rectory. 1820-22. Designed by Robert Lugar. Colourwashed brick
with slate roofs. Italianate villa style. 2 storeys. Symmetrical
entrance facade of 3 bays of sash windows with glazing bars. Outer bays
slightly advanced and pedimented. Large central open porch with 2 pairs
of unfluted Doric columns supporting a plain entablature. 2-leaf part-
glazed front door. Ground floor windows and front door with flat hoods
on scrolled consoles. Very wide eaves with shaped and paired brackets.
South facade of 2 bays with easternmost bay projecting and canted. East
facade of 3 bays of sash windows with glazing bars. Lateral ground floor
windows originally tripartite, (the southernmost has been reduced and
converted into French windows). Hipped roofs. Service wing to north.

Listing NGR: TG0083910781

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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