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Church House, Heacham

Description: Church House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221187

OS Grid Reference: TF6808837919
OS Grid Coordinates: 568088, 337919
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9124, 0.4983

Location: Church Lane, Heacham, Norfolk PE31 7HH

Locality: Heacham
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 7HH

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Listing Text

Church House.


House. Early to mid C17. Formerly a barn, reused as Rectory House with Gothic
detail 1857. Carstone, brick dressings, late C20 concrete pantiled roof. 2 storey
lobby-entrance plan. Central 2-storey gabled porch. Ground-floor brick,
carstone above. C20 door inserted in original arched opening, C20 first floor
window, C19 barge boards to gable. To north 2 C20 3-light casements inserted
in c.1800 brick dressed openings. To south at ground floor a gabled rectangular
brick bay with C20 casement and C19 barge boards. Blocked first-floor C17
brick dressed window openings. South gable with distinctive arrangement of
glazed bow windows to two floors and gable, C.1900. Semi-octagonal brick angle
piers continued at south west with wall, arched gate and further angle pier.
North gable first-floor and attic windows with brick dressings, gable with
purlin irons and brick lozenge pattern. See A. E. Gunther A Guide to Heacham:
Its History and Architecture (1963).

Listing NGR: TF6808837919

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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