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Description: Blickling Lodge
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 228676
OS Grid Reference: TG1942828022
OS Grid Coordinates: 619428, 328022
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8051, 1.2540
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TG 12 NE BLICKLING CROMER ROAD
4/17 Bickling Lodge
Country house, now educational establishment. Late C18: rainwater head on
west gable dated 1787. Red brick; hipped plaintiled roof. Three storeys,
5 x 2 bays. Symmetrical south facade of five bays: sashes with glazing bars,
gauged skewback arches over openings. Central doorway with Doric pilasters
supporting reeded entablature with paterae; semiciruclar fanlight with
decorative glazing bars, panelled reveal. Plinth with stone capping. Stone
platband at first floor level. Modillion eaves cornice with reeded fascia.
Two chimney stacks symmetrically-placed to east and west. North facade
similar, but simpler doorway with plain entablature and 3-light rectangular
fanlight above. Later additions to west. Interior: bolection-moulded
panelling and fireplaces to ground floor rooms; one fireplace with Ionic
columns and panelled overmantle.
Listing NGR: TG1942828022
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Source: English Heritage
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