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Chesterfield Villas, Cromer

Description: Chesterfield Villas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 222563

OS Grid Reference: TG2154042073
OS Grid Coordinates: 621540, 342073
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9303, 1.2948

Locality: Cromer
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR27 9EB

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Listing Text

TG 2142

1/10004 Nos 5 & 6
Chesterfield Villas

Pair of cottages ornes. Date c1879. Architect probably
David Brandon. Materials flint ashlar. Close studded timber
frame with stucco plain tiled roof, brick central stack.
Plan form symmetrical with central cross wing and stack.
The plan sets back to provide an entrance hall below a roof
outshut. The ashlar of the flintwork is stepped to form a
buttress below the central cross wing while the roofs have
twin flat roofed leaded dormers and the gables small
bracketed oriel windows with simple casements. The central
chimney stack is vertically ribbed with canted bricks.
Gables are finished in terracotta foliate finials, that of
the cross wing being hipped.
History: built by John and Margaret Bond Cabbell following
additions to Cromer Hall. The lodge and cottages were named
after John Bond Cabbell's London home, 1 Chesterfield
Sources: Cabbell Manners collection, RIBA drawings
collection, Cromer Museum.

Listing NGR: TG2148042005

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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