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Castle Farmhouse Circa 150 Metres North West of Castle, Castle Rising

Description: Castle Farmhouse Circa 150 Metres North West of Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 222119

OS Grid Reference: TF6669124677
OS Grid Coordinates: 566691, 324677
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7939, 0.4708

Location: 1 Church Crofts, Castle Rising, Norfolk PE31 6AJ

Locality: Castle Rising
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 6AJ

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Listing Text

TF 62 SE
6/2 Castle Farmhouse
cl50m north-west of
Farmhouse, c1740, galletted blocks of carstone , brick dressings, pantiles,
gable parapets. Double depth, 3 bays, 2 storeys and attic. Gable end
stacks. Symmetrical principal facade with central doorway, fluted doorcase
with canopy, panelled reveals, ½ glazed door having rectangular light above
with glazing bars; 3-light casements to ground and 1st floor bays 1 and
3, 2-light casement above door. 4 wooden beams under eaves to front and
rear attached to iron ties through house. Left gable in ungalletted carstone
rubble with central external stack to ground and 1st floor, central 2-light
casement to attic, stack shaft above; 2-light casements: ground floor with
two to left and one to right of stack, 1st floor with one to far right and
to far left. Right gable of coursed galletted carstone blocks; gable not
raised; ground floor with attached boiler house to centre, blocked window
to left, inserted window to right; central 2-light casement to attic, chimney
shaft above. Rear with altered openings, central 3-light casement to ground
floor, tall window and blocked doorway to right, doorway to left encased
by late C20 gabled porch in brick and part glazed. 1st floor with 3 2-light
casements having 2 small square openings inserted between. Interior: long
tie beams with ¼ mouldings across double width of house; curved open string
staircase to centre front with mahogany wreathed handrail; wide doorway
between front and rear of 1st floor with shallow segmental fanlight. Large
central stack, shaft removed. House is on site of C15 lodge to castle.

Listing NGR: TF6669124677

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Source: English Heritage

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