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Hockwold Hall, Hockwold cum Wilton

Description: Hockwold Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 221769

OS Grid Reference: TL7243487925
OS Grid Coordinates: 572434, 287925
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4620, 0.5367

Location: B1112, Hockwold cum Wilton, Norfolk IP26 4HZ

Locality: Hockwold cum Wilton
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP26 4HZ

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Listing Text

TL 78 NW
16/26 Hockwold Hall
House. Early C17 but much altered. Brick with some stone quoining and plain
tile roofs. E plan. 2 storeys and attic. Symmetrical north front. 2
storeyed entrance porch with crenellated parapet. C20 door below flat hood.
C19 Gothick windows above. Flanking porch to ground floor one C18 2-light
cross casement each side. 2 C19 Gothick windows to first floor. Coved timber
eaves cornice. Gabled roof with one flat-headed dormer containing casement.
East cross wing has first floor string course undulating beneath windows.
4 4-light C17 casements with hollow moulded mullions and renewed leaded
lights. North gable wall with 2 similar windows and remainder of C19. Partly
external end stack with quadruple diamond flues. West cross wing of similar
disposition but all fenestration C19. South front has stepped gable to west.
In centre a crenellated octagonal turret with C19 door and windows. External
stack to right tapering to quadruple renewed octagonal flues and with wall
sundial set into it at first floor level. Fenestration of facade C19 of
disparate size and type. Saw tooth eaves cornice. C18 crenellated single
storey extension partly obscures left bays. Interior much altered.

Listing NGR: TL7243487925

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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