Description: Detached Porch in Courtyard
Date Listed: 5 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 221244
OS Grid Reference: TF6917641823
OS Grid Coordinates: 569176, 341823
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9471, 0.5165
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TF 6941 OLD HUNSTANTON HUNSTANTON HALL
7/62 Detached porch, in
Former porch to C16 range of Hunstanton Hall. Dated 1618, free-standing since
fire of 1855. For Sir Hamon Le Strange 3rd Bt. Stone, chequerwork stone
and flint in attic, internally brick, returns coursed carstone with galleting,
clunch and brick rubble. Jacobean Mannerist classical style. 2 Tuscan Doric
columns on bases. Central arch and keystone, entablature and frieze broken
forward over cornice with 2 strap work obelisks with masks. Attic of diamond
pattern chequerwork flint and stone. Central stone coat of arms and motto
'Mihi Parta Tuere'. Parapet cornice raised in centre with shell hood and
date 1618, stone finial with roundel above and at both ends.
Listing NGR: TF6917641823
Source: English Heritage
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