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Description: Coltishall Hall
Date Listed: 16 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 228173
OS Grid Reference: TG2799019776
OS Grid Coordinates: 627990, 319776
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7275, 1.3750
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TG 2719 COLTISHALL WROXHAM ROAD (north)
8/40 Coltishall Hall.
Former manor house, now a hotel. Early C18, greatly enlarged in late C19.
Original house sited centrally to later wings, forming 'U' shaped plan of 2
storeys and attics. C18 facade of 7 windows, with plinth, rusticated quoins
and platband. Works of 1871 added central, shallow projecting one windowed
entrance bay, with rusticated quoins, flanking consoles on the plinth and panels
between the windows. Parapet gable with moulded brick panels, timber modillion
cornice and scrolled pedimented dormer heads. Ground floor of flanking wings
possibly C18, but C19 above. 2 bay blind arcades with string course and semi-
circular arches at ground floor, with first floor platband, rusticated quoins
and 2 windows to first floor. East wing, 7 windows to east, with niche at
ground floor level. All windows, sashes with glazing bars and flat gauged
brick arches. Hipped roofs. 2 axial chimney stacks with cornice. Interior
mainly C20. 2 sets of C18 arches with timber Corinthian columns in hall.
Fine early C19 winding stair with inlaid handrail, balusters and tread ends,
in apsidal enclosure with niches. C19 tented ceiling in east wing. Northern
extensions to western and eastern wings not of special interest.
Listing NGR: TG2799019776
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Source: English Heritage
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