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Parish Rooms, Engine House and Barn to Old Rectory, Foulsham

Description: Parish Rooms, Engine House and Barn to Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 227800

OS Grid Reference: TG0323825083
OS Grid Coordinates: 603238, 325083
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7850, 1.0123

Location: 4 Hindolveston Road, Foulsham, Norfolk NR20 5SF

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

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Listing Text


5/16 Parish Rooms, Engine House
and Barn to Old Rectory


Former Rectory Barn, built of red brick and pantiles in 1731, and extended to form
a fire engine house in 1853. Gable wall with plinth, C20 casement windows in original
openings, honeycomb brick ventilators, both under segmental brick arches. Datestone
inscribed "T.A. 1731", and above, an owl hole. Parapet gable with tumbling-in and
tie iron ends with initials T.A. Elevations to churchyard has 5 blocked openings
with segmental brick arches and scattered C20 fenestration. Elevation to north
contains original barn doors. Large span double roof of hard wood with 2 sets of
staggered butt purlins. Engine House to north, with datestone above cambered brick
arch, built to house the fire engine, formerly housed in the Church.

Listing NGR: TG0323825083

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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