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Denver Hall, Denver

Description: Denver Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 221449

OS Grid Reference: TF6158301559
OS Grid Coordinates: 561583, 301559
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5878, 0.3838

Location: 22 B1507, Denver, Norfolk PE38 0DW

Locality: Denver
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE38 0DW

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Moated Site and Associated Earthwork Enclosures 190m South East of Denver Hall, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

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Listing Text


9/3 Denver Hall
G.V. II*

House. c.1520, altered late C18 when re-fronted. Brick with plain tiled
roof. South facade C18 of 8 bays in 2 storeys in gault brick. Brick string
course at first floor. C20 door in third bay from left. Renewed timber cross
casements under segmental arches. Dentilled eaves cornice. Gabled roof with
4 hipped dormers. West gable with stepped C16 external stack with twin flues
on serrated plinth. East gable is stepped with top and side finials: finials
circular with conical tops with chevron, ball and arched panel decoration.
Gable steps plain tiled. Dado in terracotta panels with letters I W E W E
N (Willoughby). Ground floor window renewed C20 within hollow moulded brick
jambs beneath moulded square hood on labels. Coat of arms above in panel
flanked by terracotta columns. Blocked first floor window under shouldered
moulded pediment, the tympanum of which contains terracotta coat of arms and
2 hind. To north a battlemented early C19 bay window leads to 2 late C18
cross wings at rear. These of 2½ storeys, with tumbling in gable heads and
renewed casements under hoods on labels. Originally external north stacks:
double flued with very elaborate arch and quatrefoil decoration. Interior
altered. Good closed string staircase and turned balusters of mid C18.

Listing NGR: TF6158301559

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Source: English Heritage

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