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Stoke Ferry Hall, Stoke Ferry

Description: Stoke Ferry Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 221701

OS Grid Reference: TL7039999912
OS Grid Coordinates: 570399, 299912
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5703, 0.5129

Location: Wretton Road, Stoke Ferry, Norfolk PE33 9SE

Locality: Stoke Ferry
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE33 9SE

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Listing Text

(west side)
Stoke Ferry Hall (previously listed
9.7.51 as the hall)

G.V. II*

House, now offices. 1792. Brick. Roof not visible. Double pile plan with
central passage. 3 storeys in 5 bays, the centre bay broken forward. Panelled
central door with side lights beneath 8-vaned fanlight and set within door
case comprising pair of Tuscan columns with palmette capitals supporting block
entablature and open dentiled pediment. Rendered string course at first floor.
All windows are sashes with glazing bars beneath gauged skewback arches, those
to the ground floor recessed under blank tympana. Subsidiary rendered string
course emphasises tympana. Dentil course below moulded brick cornice and
rebuilt parapet. From facade ramped walls enclose garden (to left) and rear
yard (to right), each with pedestrian door. Rear elevation with one storey
mid C20 brick extension under sloping roof not included. North and south
returns each with 2 flat chimney breasts. Interior. 3 bay hall leads to stair-
case lobby : 3 bays defined by pilasters with continuous dentil frieze below
groined plaster barrel vault. Panelled double doors below 6-vaned fanlight.
Open well cut-string staircase with scrolled tread ends. Thin square section
balusters and wreathed handrail. Upper stair-well frieze of palmettes. Ground
floor rooms with moulded cornice above frieze of floral patterns.

Listing NGR: TL7039999912

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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