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Latitude: 52.7469 / 52°44'48"N
Longitude: 1.0312 / 1°1'52"E
OS Eastings: 604692
OS Northings: 320899
OS Grid: TG046208
Mapcode National: GBR TC6.PKJ
Mapcode Global: WHLRS.T67Z
Entry Name: The Gables
Listing Date: 4 December 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1077391
English Heritage Legacy ID: 220710
Location: Bawdeswell, Breckland, Norfolk, NR20
Civil Parish: Bawdeswell
Built-Up Area: Bawdeswell
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Bawdeswell All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TG 02 SW BAWDESWELL THE STREET
1/4 The Gables
House, formerly a workhouse, then school, then bakery and shop. Main wing
of 1781 (White's 1845), cross wing C16. Cross wing of galletted flint and
brick dressings and brick heightening. Main wing of brick. Pantile roofs.
2 storeys. Cross wing with 2 simple C19 4-bay shop fronts with pilasters
incorporating a panelled door to east. South shop front set between original
brick keyed window jambs. Similar quoins. One C19 3-light chamfered mullion
and transom window to first floor south. West facade of 3 bays of late C19
sash windows with stucco rustication. C18 or C19 hipped roof. Main wing
with 3 bays of C19 3-light chamfered mullion and transom windows set into
original openings. Skewback arches with cambered soffits to ground floor
windows. Off-centre front doorway with pilasters overlapping architrave
and dentilated frieze. Interior of cross wing with 2 double ogee moulded
bridging joists with straight stops.
Listing NGR: TG0469220899
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