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The Old Coach House, Yard Walls, Gates and Gate Piers, Barn and Stable, Thursford

Description: The Old Coach House, Yard Walls, Gates and Gate Piers, Barn and Stable

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 224021

OS Grid Reference: TF9826633556
OS Grid Coordinates: 598266, 333556
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8630, 0.9438

Location: A148, Thursford, Norfolk NR21 0BW

Locality: Thursford
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR21 0BW

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Listing Text


2/109 The Old Coach House,
yard walls, gates and
gate-piers, barn and


House and barn with connecting walls, gates and gate piers. C17 with C19
details and restoration. Red brick, red pantiles. To south, house; single
storey with attics. North front to yard 4 3-light C20 casements, off-centre
C20 brick porch, 4 C20 dormers. Brick plinth, partly interrupted moulded brick
eaves. South front, C20 ground floor openings, moulded eaves, 2 gabled
dormers with crow-stepped parapets. Brick kneelers and crow-stepped gables,
west gable with 2 moulded brick or terracotta attic sound-hole openings, C20
stack. Mid C19 3 bay single storey stable with crow-stepped gables attached
at west; attached to north 2 brick and battlemented walls with 2 gates and
gate piers on axis, connected to north with barn, forming enclosed rectangular
courtyard. To north, barn; south front with 3 inserted cement dressed mid
C19 carriage arches, 2 loft windows above. To west ground floor boarded door
2 C20 windows above. Kneelers and crow-stepped gables, at east gable sound
hole opening with Gothic tracery, lean-to at west with crow-stepped parapet
to south end only. Barn roof, 6 bays, butt-purlins wind-bracing, 4 tie beams
resting on wall plate. Formerly stable court of Thursford Hall.

Listing NGR: TF9826633556

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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