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Description: Norton House Including Connecting Vestibule with Church of Holy Trinity
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260700
OS Grid Reference: SJ4255725585
OS Grid Coordinates: 342557, 325585
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8247, -2.8539
BASCHURCH C.P. -
SJ 42 NW
12/5 Norton House including
- connecting vestibule
with Church of Holy
Shown on O.S. map as Vicarage.
Vicarage, now house. 1857 by Edward Haycock Jun. with minor later alter-
ations. Rock-faced sandstone ashlar; machine tile roof. 2 storeys.
West elevation has steep-pitched projecting gable to left with lean-to
porch attached to right. South side has 2 gables, left slightly projecting.
Cusped lancet windows throughout in groups of 2 or 3 with canted bays
to ground floor on south side; gabled dormer piercing eaves directly above
entrance. This has slightly recessed half-glazed double doors in pointed
doorway. Stone ridge and external lateral stocks including to right
of west elevation and to left side of steep-pitched gable. Cellar to
this range. Vestibule linking house with Church of Holy Trinity (q.v.)
to north: timber structure with machine tile roof on sandstone walls
with chamfered coping. Cusped lancet windows to both sides with leaded
lights and intersecting curved braces to blind panels. Doorway to right
of centre on west has shouldered head with cusped octofoils above and
double boarded doors with decorated strap hinges. B.O.E. p. 312.
Listing NGR: SJ4255725585
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Source: English Heritage
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