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The Grange, Dilham

Description: The Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 224145

OS Grid Reference: TG3212924815
OS Grid Coordinates: 632129, 324815
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7710, 1.4398

Location: Chapel Road, Dilham, Norfolk NR28 9PZ

Locality: Dilham
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR28 9PZ

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Listing Text

TG 32 SW
(south side)
8/2 The Grange
House. 1846 possibly by Donthorne. Brick with stone and moulded brick dressings.
Slate roof. 2 storeys. West facade of 3 bays with moulded string course and cusped
and crenellated parapet. Also right hand cusped, gabled bay with corbelled stack
dated 1846, initials CMH and stone panel with unicorn. Tudor style 2-light mullioned
windows with blind-boxes and hood moulds. Cusped and crenellated parapet to 3 left
hand bays. Drain pipe heads of iron gargoyles. 2 stacks of clustered shafts with
moulded terracotta decoration. South face of 2 bays with corner pilasters and corbel
table. Moulded brick 4-centre arch doorway; glazed door with intersecting tracery,
lower panel blank. Ground floor window of 2-lights mullioned and transomed. 2 upper
windows as west facade. Stone steps with gothic cast iron balusters. 2 lower 2
storey ranges to rear; some windows with stone cusped heads. 3 bay service range
with iron lattice windows, some replaced. Later porch with re-used moulded brick
doorway. Interior. Stairs with iron balusters alternating decorated and plain square
section, wreathed handrail. Window shutters with linen-fold detail to outer face.
Linen-fold panelling to dining room said to have been brought to house from
Lincolnshire in 1950's.

Listing NGR: TG3212924815

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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