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Bergh Apton Hall, Bergh Apton

Description: Bergh Apton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 226721

OS Grid Reference: TM3120299633
OS Grid Coordinates: 631202, 299633
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5454, 1.4084

Location: Bergh Apton, Norfolk NR15 1AX

Locality: Bergh Apton
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR15 1AX

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Listing Text

TM 39 NW
5/14 Bergh Apton Hall


Country house, early C18 and C19 additions. Red brick with steeply pitched
hipped pantile roof. Two storeys and attic, L-shaped plan. Symmetrical
north facade of seven bays arranged 2:3:2 with dividing pilasters with
moulded brick capitals. Cross casement windows, C20 replacements with keyed
and rusticated segmental arches. Square recessed panels between ground
floor and first floor windows. Central doorway with six panels (doorcase
removed for repair at time of survey). Central first floor window square
headed with rusticated quoins and flat keyed rubbed brick arch. Central
gabled roof dormer with 2-light casement. Two chimney stacks symmetrically
placed on ridge line. Platband at first floor level on south, east, and
west walls. Two sashes with glazing bars at east end of south wall. On
south side a staircase projection with cross-casement at half-level with
lunette-vent below. 2½ storey wing at south-west corner with segmental
headed casements and wedge-dormer with 2-light casement. One-storey service
range to west; parapeted west gable with continuous tumbling-in and
internal chimney stack. Segmental headed casements in altered openings.
Two chimney stacks on ridge line. Interior much modernised, but retaining
good contemporary staircase with turned palusters, swept handrail with
square fielded panelled newels.

Listing NGR: TM3120299633

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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