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Tithe Barn, Dersingham

Description: Tithe Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221390

OS Grid Reference: TF6926030432
OS Grid Coordinates: 569260, 330432
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8448, 0.5118

Location: 111 B1440, Dersingham, Norfolk PE31 6LD

Locality: Dersingham
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 6LD

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Listing Text


4/5(a) Tithe Barn.


Tithe barn. 1671. Squared clunch and carstone with brick dressings, red
pantiled roof. 2 3-stead threshing barns built end to end. West face has
squared carstone plinth, brick set-off, squared clunch above. 2 brick dressed
ventilation slits, carstone coursing and dogtooth dentil eaves cornice suggests
heightening. Brick quoins, brick dressings to 2 leaf boarded doors. Central
brick wedge buttress. Steeply pitched roof. South gable has 3 brick dressed
ventilation slits to ground floor, 3 to gable. Brick string course brick
quoins, kneelers and stepped gables with triangular section brick copings.
Date stone in gable set in rectangular brick frame, inscription "1671
IULY THE 31". 2 pairs of "S" curve purlin irons. Scheduled Ancient Monument,
County Number 271.

Listing NGR: TF6926030432

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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