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School House, Holt

Description: School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 223800

OS Grid Reference: TG0796438743
OS Grid Coordinates: 607964, 338743
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9059, 1.0910

Location: Church Street, Holt, Norfolk NR25 6BW

Locality: Holt
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 6BW

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Listing Text

5320 (east end)
School House
TG0738NE 4/86


1858, by Suter, architect to the Fishmongers. Red brick, steep plain-tiled roof. Two
storeys and attic. Central block with 2 cross-wings to N. & S. Timber casements with
mullions, transoms and glazing bars. Cambered brick arches over wind openings.
Continuous brick drip mould over first floor window openings. Two storey bay window
in W. wall of N. wing with hipped roof. Projecting 2 storey porch on S. side with
2-centred arched doorway with stone surround, surmounted by panel with coat of arms
and date of 1562.
Parapetted gables to wings. Three 'wedge' dormers on W. side of main block. Brick
chimney stacks, one diagonally-set on S. side.
Built on the site of Sir Thomas Gresham's former manor house.
Included for townscape value.

Listing NGR: TG0796438743

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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