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Beck House, Kelling

Description: Beck House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 224614

OS Grid Reference: TG0932742777
OS Grid Coordinates: 609327, 342777
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9415, 1.1138

Location: The Street, Kelling, Norfolk NR25 7HA

Locality: Kelling
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 7HA

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Listing Text


3/73 Beck House


House, former farmhouse, C18 with later additions to left and C17 rear wing.
Brick, black glazed pantiles. 5 bays, 2 storeys and attic. Shaped gable,
Flemish garden wall bond, coloured headers to first floor, moulded cap to
plinth, moulded platband, dentil cornice. Central recessed door of 6 panels,
4 glazed, windows c.1900 with contemporary twisted brass handles, 4 cross
windows to first and ground floor, single light with transom above door,
2 gabled roof dormers with 2-light casements; end internal stacks. 2-bay
2-storeyed addition to left, first floor raised or rebuilt C20, door to
right, 4-light casement to left, very large gable end external stack. Right
gable: flint base to brick plinth with moulded brick cap, stretcher bond
to ground floor, Flemish garden wall bond above, platbands at first and attic
floor, small attic window. Rear: 2-storeyed C17 wing in coursed flint behind
bays 3-4, thin brick dressings, blocked window to south return first floor
and to west gable. 2-storeyed brick extension to left behind 5th bay has
ground floor angle curved in header bond. Single storey lean-to extension
to right against front range. Interior: 2-light square mullioned window
at rear of 5th bay - now internal, main staircase behind 4th and 5th bays,
perhaps repositioned, dog leg, closed string with turned balusters to treads,
ramped handrail; staircase to attic behind stack to first bay; panelling
c.1900 to right ground floor room; butt purlin roof to rear wing.

Listing NGR: TG0932742777

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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