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Courtyards Including Railings to Lynford Hall, Lynford

Description: Courtyards Including Railings to Lynford Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 November 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 220975

OS Grid Reference: TL8188494110
OS Grid Coordinates: 581884, 294110
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5145, 0.6790

Location: Lynford, Norfolk IP26 5HW

Locality: Lynford
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP26 5HW

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Listing Text


8/28 Courtyards including
3:11:75 railings to Lynford


Courtyards and railings. Circa 1862 designed by W. Burns. Brick with stone
dressings. Slate roofs. Cast iron railings. 2 interconnected courtyards
to north side of hall. Inner courtyard with blind arcading to north and
east ranges and a central slightly advanced coachway to north. Semicircular,
stone dressed arches with occasional raised voussoirs. Clock tower in
north-east corner with leaded cupola. North range roofless. West side
consists of a highly elaborate cast iron screen (by Turner of London) in
Rococo style with a 2-leaf central gateway (one leaf missing) beneath a
3-centred overthrow. Outer courtyard surrounded by former coach house,
stables and living accommodation. Similar to inner courtyard with an axially
positioned gabled coachway. East range of one and a half storeys and 5 sash
windows with glazing bars beneath skewback arches. One renewed central
entrance. 4 steeply gabled dormer windows of 2-light casements with glazing
bars. North range east side with arcade partially blocked and converted
into 'motel' accommodation. Garages to west range and north range west side.

Listing NGR: TL8188494110

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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