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Swanton Novers House, Swanton Novers

Description: Swanton Novers House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 224003

OS Grid Reference: TG0238731899
OS Grid Coordinates: 602387, 331899
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8465, 1.0039

Location: B1110, Swanton Novers, Norfolk NR24 2QT

Locality: Swanton Novers
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR24 2QT

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Listing Text


3/92 Swanton Novers House.


House. Late C18. Red brick, red pantiled roofs, 2 storey double pile
plan, partly with attics. Garden front 2 storeys, 2-2-1 bay system. To
north 2 ground and 2 first floor sashes with glazing bars, to south one
ground floor French door with glazing bars, margin lights, one first floor
sash. Centre bays brought forward, with ground floor further advanced
brick bow with end pilasters, 2 sashes, moulded cornice and leaded roof.
First floor 2 sashes with glazing bars, central oculus window, all windows
except oculus under flat rubbed brick arches. Attic moulded brick string
course with coped parapet with hipped roof behind, one ridge stack, one
end gable stack and one stack in valley between two piles. 2 storey brick
and pantiled wing with curved bowed corner to north c.1900. South entrance
front formed by returned gables of 2 piles to south, one ground floor
tripartite sash and first floor oriel window with moulded brick corbelling
courses of earlier brick, 3 light central sash with canted margin lights.
To north ground floor C19 porch with 2 round brick piers. This pile to
east with 5 bay facade, 2 storeys with attics, sashes with glazing bars.
To north at right angles gabled wing C18 with "I D" purlin irons, C20 pile
service wings to north.

Listing NGR: TG0238731899

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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