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Toft Monks House Including Attached Screen Wall and Stable, Toft Monks

Description: Toft Monks House Including Attached Screen Wall and Stable

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226879

OS Grid Reference: TM4309095562
OS Grid Coordinates: 643090, 295562
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5037, 1.5804

Location: A143, Toft Monks, Norfolk NR34 0JW

Locality: Toft Monks
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 0JW

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Listing Text

TM 49 NW (west side)

3/102 Toft Monks House
including attached
screen wall and stable

- II

House. Built 1819 for Wm. Grimmer Senior (datestone adjoining main entrance
door). Gault brick. Hipped slate roof with central flat. Two storeys, 3
x 5 bays. South facade of five bays, the centre bay advanced and pedimented.
Sashes with glazing bars, rubbed skewback arches over openings. Central
doorway with sidelights under large semicircular fanlight with radiating
glazing bars. Rusticated stone surround. 6 panelled entrance door,
panelled architrave with corner paterae. Stone platbands at first floor level
and cill level above. Centre first floor window has blind balustrade between
platbands. Wooden eaves cornice. West facade of five bays, bays 1 and 5
slightly advanced with ground floor sashes set in semicircular arched recesses.
Blind balustrade below first floor windows, set between platbands. Chimney
stacks symmetrically placed behind ridge line. Attached screen wall at
south-east corner with blind arcading linking to stable/coach house: l 1/2
storeys, gault brick, pantiled roof with coped gable ends. Large central
double doors with louvred tops. Left-hand openings blind, semicircular headed
on ground floor. Loft door and stable entrance to right of main doors.
Tripartite segmental fanlight over central door opening. Rubbed brick arches
over openings.

Listing NGR: TM4309095562

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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