Description: Church House
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
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TF 6837 HEACHAM HUNSTANTON ROAD
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
Source: English Heritage
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