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The Priory, Downham Market

Description: The Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 221136

OS Grid Reference: TF6114603078
OS Grid Coordinates: 561146, 303078
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6016, 0.3781

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

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Listing Text

1. (West Side)

Nos 4 & 6 (The Priory)
(Formerly listed under
High Street)
TF 60 SW 2/9 24.2.49.


C17 and later No 4 brick, carstone, tiled roof, 2 storey and attics. Irregular
plan, sash and casement windows. Some blocked brick mullion windows. Stepped
gables at west. Brick chimneys with octagonal shaft and moulded base. Front
gabled wing with rustications at ground and 1st floors. Front wall, carstone
with brick cope, and plinth, 4 ft high. Lower wing at south east includes modern
shop at corner, east, No 6, 2 storey and attic, mainly blank front to road,
old tile roof. Knit gable, 1st floor band. Flush frame casement at 1st floor
with glazing bars. 2 flush frame casements at ground floor with glazing bars,
carstone with red brick dressings. NMR photographs.

Nos 4 & 6 form a group with Nos 5 & 7.

Listing NGR: TF6114603078

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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