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Kings Head Hotel, Bircham

Description: Kings Head Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 221549

OS Grid Reference: TF7675532239
OS Grid Coordinates: 576755, 332239
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8586, 0.6240

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

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Listing Text

7/18 King's Head Hotel.
Public house. 1860, incorporating an earlier structure. Whitewashed brick,
tiled roofs. 2 storeys with attics range to north, one storey with attics
range at south, forming 'L' plan. Tudor-Gothic. Range to north has 2 ground
and 3 first floor 3-light wooden casements with glazing bars. Dentillated
brick drip moulds. Gabled porch has raised and fielded Gothic 2 leaf doors.
Fret work barge board. At north dormer gable springing from eaves to ridge
height with one 2-light casement, C20 replacement barge boards. To south dormer
with 2 light casement with drip mould head, replacement barge boards. 3 north
and 2 south diamond section, corbelled headed stacks. Wing at south has
returned gable with ground floor 3-light drip mould headed casement, first
floor architrave framed opening with smaller inserted 2-light casement. Date-
stone 1860 above. C20 replacement barge board. 2 paired diamond section
stacks with corbelled head. Included for group value on village green.

Listing NGR: TF7675532239

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Source: English Heritage

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