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The Old Foundry, Castle Acre

Description: The Old Foundry

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 221873

OS Grid Reference: TF8214015427
OS Grid Coordinates: 582140, 315427
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7059, 0.6945

Location: Newton Road, Castle Acre, Norfolk PE32 2AZ

Locality: Castle Acre
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 2AZ

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Listing Text

TF 81 NW

6/5 The Old Foundry.


House, c1600 gables. C18 facade with C20 replacment details. C20 plaster
rendered facade, red pantiled roofs. East gable flint with brick dressings,
brick rear, west gable flint with brick dressings and stone quoins, flint rear.
Of 2 or more builds, 2 storeys with attic in east build, 4 windows. To east 3
ground floor C20 replacement sashes with glazing bars, one C20 window insertion
in centre, one C20 bow window at west. C20 replacement door. 2 C18 first floor
sashes with glazing bars at east. 2 C20 insertions at west. Roof recessed
behind parapet. Segmental gabled leaded 2-light casement dormer at east. West
gable has attic kneeler, brick coped parapet and stack of earlier taller roof
pitch. East build has one gable and one axial stack. Interior: west gable
ground floor fireplace bressumer has date 1636, east gable fireplace bressumer
has roll mouldings.

Listing NGR: TF8214015427

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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