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Gymnasium at Smithdon School, Hunstanton

Description: Gymnasium at Smithdon School

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 March 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 221298

OS Grid Reference: TF6780640536
OS Grid Coordinates: 567806, 340536
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9360, 0.4955

Location: A149, Hunstanton, Norfolk PE36 5DL

Locality: Hunstanton
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE36 5DL

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Listing Text

TF 64 SE

213/1/10000 Gymnasium at
Smithdon School


School gymnasium. 1950-54. Alison and Peter Smithson. Steel
frame and buff sandlime brick infill; flat roof. Freestanding
symmetrical block of one tall storey in height; upper part of
wall delineated by horizontal division and of taller
proportion than lower floor. Obscured solid panels to ends;
long side of nine bays wide with end bays broader than those
between and of solid brickwork, while central seven bays to
upper part of wall are fully glazed. Later swimming pool
attached is not of special interest. The gymnasium is an
integral part of this important school.

Listing NGR: TF6780640536

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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