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The Priory, Fritton and St Olaves

Description: The Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 227760

OS Grid Reference: TM4585199455
OS Grid Coordinates: 645851, 299455
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5374, 1.6239

Location: A143, Fritton, Norfolk NR31 9HE

Locality: Fritton and St Olaves
Local Authority: Great Yarmouth Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR31 9HE

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
(north side)
10/25 The Priory

House. C17 and C18. Brick with roof of black glazed pantiles. Facade of
2 storeys and dormer attic in 4 bays. Panelled door right of centre behind
flat reeded porch on reeded columns and engaged columns. To right of door
one tripartite sash each floor under gauged skewback arches. To left one
tripartite sash each floor as before. One sash each floor to terminate facade
to west. Dentil eaves cornice below gabled roof. 2 low pitched gabled dormers
with casements. Internal east gable end stack. Partly external western gable
end stack. Rear has 2 storey hipped block added in early C19. 3 bays. 2
tall sash windows to ground floor and half glazed C20 door. 3 smaller sashes
to first floor. Windows have glazing bars and gauged skewback arches. Dentil
eaves cornice. Roof of slate. One storey and dormer attic cross wing extends
north from west end of main block. One door and 2 sash windows to ground floor.
One gabled dormer in roof. Interior. Bridging beams of cellar chamfered and
tongue stopped. C17 brickwork exists in patches. Roofs all of principals,
purlins and collars.

Listing NGR: TM4585199455

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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