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Big Yard, Old Hunstanton

Description: Big Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 April 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 221220

OS Grid Reference: TF6824042243
OS Grid Coordinates: 568240, 342243
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9512, 0.5028

Location: The Big Yard, Hunstanton, Norfolk PE36 6HT

Locality: Old Hunstanton
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE36 6HT

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Listing Text

1/38 Old Hunstanton

6/4/72 Nos 1-6 (Big Yard) (Formerly listed
- II as Nos 1-7 (consec)
Big Yard)
Range of 5 cottages, originally barns. 2 or perhaps 3 builds, C17 and C18 with
C19 details. Largely carstone to west, chalk lump to east, brick dressings,
slated and pantiled roofs. 2 storeys. No. 1 at west ground floor door and
ground and first floor 2-light casement. West gable return brick rubble,
knapped and galleted coursed flint with carstone chequer work, filled in brick
ventilation holes and heightened gable. No. 2 and 3 with 4 ground floor
openings, one brick arched C20 door, one C20 casement to No. 2, C19 2-light
casement to No. 3. Single first floor 2-light casements to both. No. 2 has
brick and pantiled lean-to at right angles, C20 porch in temporary materials.
Brick coped parapet ridge and stack on party wall with No. 1. 3 cottages
to east of one or perhaps 2 builds as a barn. No. 4 and No. 5 one ground-
floor 2-light casement, C19 door with 2 glazed lights, single first floor
casement. No. 5 built into former brick dressed cart entrance, now infilled
with carstone. No. 6 to east 2 arched headed ground floor openings, central
C20 glazed door, 2 first floor 2-light casements. No. 4 - 6 steeply pitched
pantiled roof with 3 stacks and coped brick east parapet.

Listing NGR: TF6824042243

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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