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Anna Sewell House, Old Catton

Description: Anna Sewell House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 228116

OS Grid Reference: TG2342412170
OS Grid Coordinates: 623424, 312170
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6612, 1.3024

Location: Spixworth Road, Catton, Norfolk NR6 7NG

Locality: Old Catton
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR6 7NG

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Listing Text


6/18 Anna Sewell House
(formerly listed as
19/1/52 Beechwood).


House, C18 of red brick with black pantiles. 'L'-shaped plan, 2 store
the eastern wing being slightly lower. Attached to adjoining building
East facade 3 bays, sash windows with glazing bars and segmental brick arches
at ground floor level. South facade 2 bays with entrance door to left.5
panel part glazed door with timber doorcase with moulded architrave, key block
and projecting pediment on consoles. Sash windows with glazing bars. First
floor right hand casement window. Rendered plinth, timber bracketed eaves,
parapet gable with brick kneelers and stone copings. End stacks. Axial stacks
on north south range and at roof intersection. Home of Anna Sewell, 1867-
1878, Authoress of "Black Beauty".

Listing NGR: TG2342412170

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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