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Bale Hall, Gunthorpe

Description: Bale Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 223579

OS Grid Reference: TG0097337266
OS Grid Coordinates: 600973, 337266
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8953, 0.9863

Location: Field Dalling Road, Gunthorpe, Norfolk NR21 0QS

Locality: Gunthorpe
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR21 0QS

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Listing Text

4/97 (west side)
Bale Hall


House. Red brick with red pantiled roof. Main house of c1700 of 2 storeys and
7 bays. Garden front: ground and first floor 7 sashes with glazing bars, attic with
3 casement dormers with glazing bars under wooden moulded pediments. Ground floor
plinth, first floor plat-band, Dutch gables and wooden eaves cornice. Stone
end-quoins. One off-centre and 2 end stacks. Entrance front with hipped 2 storey
staircase wing c1700 with c1830 door re-used. One tripartite late C18 sash with
glazing bars ground floor to west. Outshut 2 storey addition to east, with earlier
'L'-plan C17 house of brick to west. Interior: ground floor room at west with
panelling c1700 and black marble architrave fire surround framed by egg-and-dart
moulding; panelled dining room with wooden surround with lugged corners and grey
marble architrave. One more simply panelled room Three first floor partly panelled
rooms, all c1700. Staircase of dog's leg type, with moulded risers and barley sugar
balusters. First floor wooden arch with pilaster strips and central keystone.

Listing NGR: TG0097337266

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Source: English Heritage

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