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Market House, Foulsham

Description: Market House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 227788

OS Grid Reference: TG0319624958
OS Grid Coordinates: 603196, 324958
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7839, 1.0116

Location: High Street, Foulsham, Norfolk NR20 5RT

Locality: Foulsham
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 5RT

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Listing Text


6/4 Market House


House and office. Former Public House, late C17 with earlier core. Brick, pebble
dashed and rendered and colourwashed. Pantile roof. Seven windows. Two storey with
crosswings. Brickwork circa 1600 at right-hand end. Face of scattered C19, casement
windows. Left-hand crosswing at rear has external stair with raised and fielded panel
balustrade. The gable, with moulded brick kneelers, has tumbling-in, and re-built
chimney with datestone of 1732. Right-hand gable at rear shows evidence of jetty
above wrought iron casement. Hipped roof with central axial stack. Stopped and
chamfered ceilings beams. Barrel vault over first floor meeting room in left-hand
wing. Double roof of hardwood with staggered butt purlins, collars, ridge board and
straight wind braces.

Listing NGR: TG0319624958

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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