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Stable Block, 10 Metres North-West of Snettisham Old Hall, Snettisham

Description: Stable Block, 10 Metres North-West of Snettisham Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221423

OS Grid Reference: TF6848634370
OS Grid Coordinates: 568486, 334370
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8804, 0.5024

Location: 2 B1440, Snettisham, Norfolk PE31 7LR

Locality: Snettisham
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 7LR

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Listing Text


10/37 Stable block, 10 metres
north-west of Snettisham
Old Hall.


Stable block. Mid C18. Squared, coursed carstone, black smut pantiled roof.
2 storey, 5 bays, symmetrical Palladian facade of considerably greater
architectural sophistication than the C18 alterations of Snettisham Old Hall.
South front to service court has 4 ground floor segmental windows with tri-
partite wooden frames and square leaded glazing bars set in raised voussoir
surrounds. First floor 5 segmental arched windows, 4 with slated louvres
of 3 lights,centre with boarded dovecote, raised voussoirs. Central door
with segmental window, temporary door. Raised first floor plat band and raised
chamfered quoins. Elaborately bracketed modillion eaves cornice with brick
verged end gables. Returns and north seem largely a C19 rebuilding. Attached
at east single storey coursed, squared and galletted carstone wing with
pantiled roof and 2 brick dressed doors.

Listing NGR: TF6848634370

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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