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Abbey Farmhouse at Tf 701 121 Adjacent to Augustinian Priory, Pentney

Description: Abbey Farmhouse at Tf 701 121 Adjacent to Augustinian Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 222003

OS Grid Reference: TF7010812138
OS Grid Coordinates: 570108, 312138
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6802, 0.5149

Location: Pentney, Norfolk PE32 1JT

Locality: Pentney
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 1JT

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Listing Text

TF 71 SW
10/70 Abbey Farmhouse at
19-10-51 TF 701 121 adjacent
to Augustinian Priory
q.v. 10/71
- II
Farmhouse, early C18. Re-used dressed limestone with some carstone, blue
glazed and red pantiles, end internal stacks. 3 bays, 2 storeys and attic.
Principal facade to west: brick platband, brick quoins to first floor; 2-light
casements under flat arches to bays 1 and 3. 2 roof dormers with casements.
Central bay in ashlar with pediment; large 4-centred chamfered arch infilled
with wooden boards and inserted door, square headed surround to arch; semi-
circular headed niche to right and to left of arch. Single storeyed single
bay additions in re-used materials to right and to left; hipped pantile roofs;
C20 Gothick openings with brick dressings, doorway to left of left addition.
Right return to south of carstone rubble with some stone, small opening to
first floor, blocked opening to attic. Left return to north with carstone
and limestone chequerwork to gable. Rear to east: galletted carstone and
limestone with late C15 terracotta fleur de lys. 2 forward single storeyed
extensions with hipped roofs, that to right incorporating medieval stonework
of lion's head, inverted angel corbel and figure stops. Interior: pair of
C15 pepperpot turrets in stone flanking inserted stair in central cell, first
floor, to rear of west facade.

Listing NGR: TF7010012100

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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