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Archway Cottage, Heacham

Description: Archway Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221193

OS Grid Reference: TF6806237987
OS Grid Coordinates: 568062, 337987
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9130, 0.4980

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

In the entry for HEACHAM HUNSTANTON ROAD (West)
Archway Cottage and
Nos 42-46 (even)

The item shall be amended to read: HUNSTANTON ROAD (West)

Archway Cottage and
Nos 42-46 (even)



9/11 Archway Cottage and
Nos. 42 - 46 (even).


Terrace of cottages, with carriage arch at west, known as "Temple Bar",
formerly south entrance to Heacham Hall Park. Early C18. Carstone with brick
dressings, red pantiled roofs. Archway Cottage at west with off-centre rounded
carriage arch. To rear,2 semi-octagonal early C19 brick piers with lotus-
leaf decoration finials. 3 ground-floor C20 casements, 2 C20 casement wedge
roofed dormers. West end stack, lower wing attached at west. No. 42 with
2 ground-floor casements with glazing bars under red with black brick dressed
skew-backed arches, 2 gabled attic dormer casements with glazing bars, boarded
door. No. 44 with one ground-floor casement with glazing bars, one wedge
roofed attic dormer casement with glazing bars, boarded door with wooden porch.
No. 46 with 3 ground-floor casements with glazing bars under soldier arches,
2 attic dormers with glazing bars under wedge roofs. 2 ridge stacks. Brick
coped gable to east. See A. E. Gunther A Guide to Heacham : Its History
and Architecture (1963).

Listing NGR: TF6806237987

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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