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The Friary, Blakeney

Description: The Friary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 222932

OS Grid Reference: TG0288244065
OS Grid Coordinates: 602882, 344065
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9556, 1.0189

Location: Back Lane, Blakeney, Norfolk NR25 7NB

Locality: Blakeney
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 7NB

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Listing Text


The Friary
(Nos 1 and 2)
(formerly listed as
The Friary and
TG 0244 2/3 30.11.51.


C17 house. Flint and brick. East front whitewashed. Steep pantile roof with
gabled ends with brick coping; 2 storeys. Approximately 6 bays. Mainly modern
casements with glazing bars or leaded panes. No 2 has large 3-light casement
and sash with glazing bars or leaded panes. No 2 has large 3-light casement
and sash with glazing bars. Right of centre (No 1) a C17 2-storey flint and
brick porch with brick parapet, Chamfered brick arched entrance, and 1st floor
window with later brick and tile pediments, good C17 doorway inside porch with
moulded jambs and 4-centered arch head with carved spandrels and original door
with fillet moulds. No 2's door is C18 with fielded panels and in heavy doorcase.
The rear(west) is rendered; 2-light wood mullion/transom casements; central
external chimney stack truncated, and window and doorway inserted. Lean-to
on left. Chimney stack at each end and one off centre.

Listing NGR: TG0289744063

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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