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Old Foundry House and Attached Gate Pier, Thornage

Description: Old Foundry House and Attached Gate Pier

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 224131

OS Grid Reference: TG0507636366
OS Grid Coordinates: 605076, 336366
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8856, 1.0466

Location: Holt Road, Thornage, Norfolk NR25 7AD

Locality: Thornage
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 7AD

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Listing Text

TG 03 NE
(West side)
2/124 Old Foundry House
and attached gate

House, C18, with attached C19 gate pier. Rendered and colourwashed with
dentil cornice. Pantiles. 2 ranges with rear wing addition. 3 bays. 2
storeys. Flush sashes with glazing bars. 4 panelled recessed door between
2nd and 3rd bays having panelled reveals beneath shallow flat canopy. Left
hand gable rendered. Right hand gable uncoursed flint with eratic brick
headers. Rear range: pebble flint with brick dressings. Hipped pantile
roof. First floor sash under scored cast iron wedge lintel. C20 single
storey wing to rear. Gate pier attached to house to right, C19. Rusticated
gault brick; cast iron double cap; 3 front panels with cast iron plaques
showing decorative figure work. Cast iron cap to plinth. There was an iron
and brass foundry on the site in the C19.

Listing NGR: TG0507636366

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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