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Tower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lakenham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6182 / 52°37'5"N

Longitude: 1.3047 / 1°18'16"E

OS Eastings: 623800

OS Northings: 307402

OS Grid: TG238074

Mapcode National: GBR WBR.RC

Mapcode Global: WHMTN.0GK4

Entry Name: Tower House

Listing Date: 26 February 1954

Last Amended: 8 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228844

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR1

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Lakenham

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Lakenham St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(South-West side)
26.2.54 No. 58. (Tower House)
(Formerly listed as No. 58 (Tower House)
including tower at rear).
House, now office. Late C18 with additions. Red brick with rendered
plinth; hipped pantile roof; scattered chimneys. 3 storeys; 3 first-floor
windows, symwetrical. 6-panelled door and fanlight..with cinque-foiled
glazing bars in panelled reveals is flanked by 2 half-columns with triglyphs
supporting an open pediment. Windows have sashes with glazing bars, Modillion
cornice. 3-storey canted bay on garden front to left; C20 two-storey extension
to right. Originally a 2-span roof with a third C19 parallel ridge and C20
additions to rear adjoining the C17 tower (q.v.) Interior has 6-panelled doors,
staircase with turned balusters and dentilled cornices.

Listing NGR: TG2380007402

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