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Snettisham House, Snettisham

Description: Snettisham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 221434

OS Grid Reference: TF6900433388
OS Grid Coordinates: 569004, 333388
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8714, 0.5096

Location: Snettisham, Norfolk PE31 7QB

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

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Listing Text


4/48 Snettisham House.


House. C18, refacings and additions 1863, 1883, perhaps partly incorporating
house of Cobbe family, here from mid C16 to C19. North and west, garden,
fronts scored stucco render, gault brick and red brick returns, slated and
plain tiled roofs. North front, 2 storeys, 3 bay centre, 2 single bay gabled
cross wings. Gothic. Centre has 2 ground floor sashes with glazing bars,
central gabled porch with Gothic arch. Cross wings with one ground and one
first floor 3-light casements. Kneelers and coped parapets, 2 ridge stacks
to centre. East return of east cross wing: C19 gault brick with south gable
return of carstone, brick and squared stone quoins partly rendered, suggesting
evidence of earlier house. West return of west cross wing to garden, 2 storeys
with attics, has 2 ground and 2 first floor tripartite sashes with glazing
bars. Central door. 2 attic gabled dormers to south, 3 bay 2 storey with
attics wings, stuccoed on west, C18 red brick south gable and east return.
R.W. Hading A Tour of Snettisham (1981) pp. 72-73.

Listing NGR: TF6900433388

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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