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Latitude: 52.8523 / 52°51'8"N
Longitude: 1.4114 / 1°24'41"E
OS Eastings: 629788
OS Northings: 333762
OS Grid: TG297337
Mapcode National: GBR WF6.3NQ
Mapcode Global: WHMSJ.NK9Q
Entry Name: Knapton House
Listing Date: 11 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1049952
English Heritage Legacy ID: 224288
Location: Knapton, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR28
District: North Norfolk
Civil Parish: Knapton
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Knapton St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
KNAPTON MUNDESLEY ROAD
TG 23 SE
3/74 Knapton House
House, c.1800. Gault brick with slate roof. East facade of 2 storeys in
5 bays, the second and fourth bays broken forward. Facade articulated by
4 colourwashed giant Ionic pilasters with the capitals further enriched by
acanthus leaves. Central panelled door approached through semi-circular porch
on 2 Roman Doric columns and 2 pilasters. Above door is a fanlight, above
porch an iron balustrade. Round-headed ground floor sashes with glazing bars
below gauged arches. 2 central windows within arched recesses. 4 first floor
sashes with glazing bars and central balcony door within rendered architrave.
Deep timber eaves cornice dentiled in centre below pediment. Hipped roof
with 2 symmetrically placed stacks on rear roof slope. Returns also
distinguished by giant corner pilasters and bowed walls, shallow to south
and deeply bowed to north. Rear block of irregular but predominantly square
plan illuminated through square-headed sash windows with glazing bars and
gauged skewback arches. Eaves cornice and roof as facade.
Listing NGR: TG2978833762
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