Description: Recruiting Sergeant Inn
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 228187
OS Grid Reference: TG2642319633
OS Grid Coordinates: 626423, 319633
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7269, 1.3518
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TG 2619 HORSTEAD WITH STANNINGHALL NORWICH ROAD
8/54 Recruiting Sergeant
Public house, C18, with earlier core dating from late C16. Colourwashed brick,
brick and flint with pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attics, 2 storeys with
continuous rear outshut. Asymmetrical facade of 3 windows, with off centre
porch. Brick plinth, platbands at first floor level and attic floor level
on gable. Pilaster to right of porch. Brick dentil eaves. Inserted windows
mainly C19, of 4-lights with transoms Parapet gables with central axial and
gable stacks. 2 gabled dormers with 2-light casement windows. Brick porch
with central door with semi-circular arch, and curved gables with brick
kneelers. Eastern 2 storey section possibly earlier, with asymmetrical facade
of 3 windows. The central window has segmental brick arch with key block.
Brick diaper patter on flint ground forming east gable wall. (History of
Horstead and Stanninghall. Percy Millican.)
Listing NGR: TG2642319633
Source: English Heritage
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