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The Dower House, Heydon

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 228707

OS Grid Reference: TG1134427303
OS Grid Coordinates: 611344, 327303
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8019, 1.1338

Location: The Street, Heydon, Norfolk NR11 6AD

Locality: Heydon
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR11 6AD

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Listing Text


3/48 The Dower House


House. C17, remodelled and extended in mid C19. Red brick with diaper work
in east gable. Steeply-pitched roofs of corrugated clay tiles. Two storeys,
double-pile plan. Elevation to Green of three bays - 2, 3 and 4-light windows
with ovolo-moulded mullions and transoms in renewed chamfered and stuccoed
reveals. First floor windows have glazing bars. Central doorway with 4-
centred stuccoed arch and doorcase with Doric pilasters and dentilled cornice.
Brick-eaves corbel-table. Stepped east and west gables with moulded eaves
corbels, internal chimney stacks with twin diagonally-set shafts. Low lean-
to with stepped parapet at west gable. C19 range to south forming double
pile: stepped east and west gables, ovolo-moulded mullion and transom windows.
Two taller bays to south with shaped gables, moulded brick drip moulds to
window heads. Internal gable stacks with twin diagonally-set shafts, axial
stack off-centre to west. Eaves corbel table.

Listing NGR: TG1134427303

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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