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The Round House, Costessey

Description: The Round House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 226431

OS Grid Reference: TG1685510338
OS Grid Coordinates: 616855, 310338
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6474, 1.2042

Location: 457 Dereham Road, Costessey NR5 0SQ

Locality: Costessey
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR5 0SQ

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Listing Text

TG 11 SE
(south side)
The Round House
Former toll house. Late C18 with C20 rear extension. Colourwashed brick with
pantiled roof. Octagonal plan with two opposing bays wider than other six. Bay
elevations alternate between single wide enclosing arches and rectangular recesses
with oval ones above. 3 course platband. C20 fenestration. Central chimney of
cluster of 4 circular flues. Blocked front door leads into a semi-circular lobby
originally a stairwell. Marked on 1840 tithe map as a toll house.

Listing NGR: TG1685510338

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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