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The Dukes Head, Shotesham

Description: The Dukes Head

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 November 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 226691

OS Grid Reference: TM2465099136
OS Grid Coordinates: 624650, 299136
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5437, 1.3116

Location: The Street, Shotesham, Norfolk NR15 1AP

Locality: Shotesham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR15 1AP

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/114 The Dukes Head

Former inn. Tie ends form No.12 on east gable suggesting 1712. Brick
with a contemporary timber framed service wing and pantiled roofs. Service
wing makes L plan. 2 storeys with attic. 7 bays and further narrow blocked
8th bay to west. Original 2-light mullion and transom windows with metal
casements and leaded lights with coloured glass margins. Skewback arches.
C19 panelled central front door with a modern bracketted hood. Moulded
brick platband and projecting eaves. Curved gables with initials W.M. and
P.F.M. (Mingay) to west. Gable-end stacks external to east. Interior
with some re-used C17 beams and a fine roll-moulded 4-centred fireplace
lintel with an undecipherable carved inscription. Restored C18 staircase
with turned balusters. Raised and fielded panelled doors with some L hinges
with decorative terminals.

Listing NGR: TM2465099136

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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