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26, High Street, Downham Market

Description: 26, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 221114

OS Grid Reference: TF6111203248
OS Grid Coordinates: 561112, 303248
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6031, 0.3776

Location: B1512, Downham Market, Norfolk PE38 9HL

Locality: Downham Market
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE38 9HL

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Listing Text

1. (West Side)

No 26
TF 6O SW 2/50


Probably C18 with alterations, 2 storey and attic, mainly red brick face including
added splay bay through ground and 1st floors, left. Toothed eaves band.
Steep slated roof, hipped at east end, 2 gabled rush dormers. Wood splay bay,
1st floor, right, sash windows mainly with centre glazing bars only. Heavy
mutular Doric order to Bank front at ground floor, stucco, with massive segmental
open pediment above arched entrance at corner. Important position, north side
of Market Place. Elevation to High Street, 2 windows at 1st floor with glazing
bars. Gabled sash dormer. Buff brick face, rusticated quoins, south. Bank
front ground floor with heavy Doric pilasters and continuous entablature.
Guide book photo, page 16.

Nos 26 to 38 (even) and Nos 48, 50 form a group, also No 26 form a group with
Nos 8 to 10 (consec) Market Place.

Listing NGR: TF6111203248

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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