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The Limes and Attached Garden Walls, Coltishall

Description: The Limes and Attached Garden Walls

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 228175

OS Grid Reference: TG2759919831
OS Grid Coordinates: 627599, 319831
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7282, 1.3693

Location: Wroxham Road, Coltishall, Norfolk NR12 7EA

Locality: Coltishall
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR12 7EA

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Listing Text


8/42 The Limes and Attached
19.1.52 Garden Walls. (Formerly
listed as The Limes.)

G.V. II*

House, dated 1692, of red brick, with black pantiles, slate and C20 tiles at
rear. Single pile of 2 storeys and attics, with early C19 wings, projecting
north towards the road, of single storey, forming 'U' shaped plan. Lean-to
addition to west. Facade of 7 windows in 3 bays, outer bays of 2 windows
project slightly and have hipped roofs. Brick plinth, rusticated brick quoins
and moulded brick platband at first floor level. Central, moulded 2 panel
door with moulded timber frame. Gauged brick door surround with brick
pilasters, pulvinated frieze and segmental pediment. Early C19 sash windows
in original openings with glazing bars. Flat gauged brick arches. Moulded
timber eaves, hipped roof and end stacks, partially rebuilt in later C20.
Chimney to west bears dated tie irons. First floor windows at rear C18 tran-
somed 2-light, with wrought iron casements Sash windows with glazing bars
and segmental brick arches. Off centre 5 panelled door in moulded timber frame
with segmental brick arch. 2 segmental headed dormers with 2-light casements.
Inside, 3 flight C17 stair, with moulded strings urn shaped balusters, and
square capped newels. 2 panel doors with moulded timber architraves and over-
doors. Pine panelled drawing room, with C17 moulded timber fire surround.

Listing NGR: TG2759919831

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Source: English Heritage

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