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Pynkney Hall and Entrance Courtyard Walls, Tattersett

Description: Pynkney Hall and Entrance Courtyard Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 223909

OS Grid Reference: TF8562428086
OS Grid Coordinates: 585624, 328086
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8183, 0.7532

Location: Tattersett, Norfolk PE31 6TF

Locality: Tattersett
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 6TF

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Listing Text


6/77 Pynkney Hall and
30/11/51 Entrance courtyard


Country House. History dating from 1587, now a C17 house encased in a mid
Georgian north front and "Queen Anne" south by Ewan Christian architect (1888).
Entrance front 3 storeys with 3 bay centre and 2 slightly recessed brick arches
with glazing bars replacing 1888 plate glass. Central single storey brick porch
with rusticated quoins, rubbed brick arch, cornice and parapet. Ground-floor
brick plinth, first and second floor brick platbands, eaves and dentil cornice,
central pediment with stone lozenge with datestone 1587. Hipped roofs and 2
ridge stacks. Strongly mid C18 character of this facade suggest a reproduction
of facade extant in 1888. Interior first floor west with panelled rooms of
middle and second hald of C17, centre with panelling of c1700. Rear arranged as
3 3 storey Dutch gabled wings in unexceptional "Queen Anne" or Domestic Revival
style with partly glazing-bar sashes. Attached to entrance facade to east and
west flint curtain walls C17 with brick lozenges, coped brick parapets and brick
end piers with ball finials c1700.

Listing NGR: TF8562428086

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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