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Apton Manor, Bergh Apton

Description: Apton Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 226735

OS Grid Reference: TG3056400806
OS Grid Coordinates: 630564, 300806
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5562, 1.3998

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

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Listing Text

TG 30 SW side
Apton Manor (formerly
2/28 listed as Street Farm-
25.9.51 house)
- II

House, c1600 and later. Red brick with steeply pitched pantile roof (smut
pantiles on front elevation). Two storeys and attics. South facade with
irregular fenestration of 2,3 and 4 light casements, all C20 replacements.
Off-centre 2½ storey porch of c1700 with rusticated brick quoins and
dressings; moulded string courses at floor levels. Shaped gable with ball-
finials. Semi-circular headed doorway, 3-light first floor casement and
circular attic casement with glazing bars. Parapeted gables, with later
internal stack at east gable. Central ridge stack with three lozenge-shaped
linked shafts. On the north side, two 2½ storey projections from main range,
each with an external stack on the east side with octagonal chimney shafts.
C20 ground and first floor casements. The taller projection to the west
has a blocked 3-light attic window with ovolo brick mullions. Entrance door
in lean-to between projecting wings. Long catslide extension to west. At
the south-east corner, an attached red brick garden wall with a swept top
and three bee boles.

Listing NGR: TG3056200811

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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