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Soane's Music Room at North-East Corner of the Wilderness North of Earsham Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Earsham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4595 / 52°27'34"N

Longitude: 1.3947 / 1°23'40"E

OS Eastings: 630721

OS Northings: 290034

OS Grid: TM307900

Mapcode National: GBR WKT.Z92

Mapcode Global: VHM6G.4F5X

Entry Name: Soane's Music Room at North-East Corner of the Wilderness North of Earsham Hall

Listing Date: 7 December 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 225332

Location: Earsham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR35

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Earsham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Earsham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


l.
5321 EARSHAM HALL ROAD
Soane's Music Room at
north-east corner of the
wilderness north of
Earsham Hall
TM 39 SW 11/2A 7.12.59

I

2.
1784 by Sir John Soane. A small rectangular brick building with fine ashlar
facade with parapet and cornice and advanced 3-bay centre with 4 Ionic engaged
columns supporting pediment containing medallion and garlands. Between the
columns a central glazed door with large semi-circular traceried fanlight
with keyblock. To left and right between columns tall straight-headed windows
with square lights above. Moulded string course continues over similar windows
in flanking bays but without lights above.
Interior: coffered segmental vaulted ceiling with modillion cornice. Alcove
at each end with coffered vault.
Iron railings to paved area in front. Illustrated in Soane's "Plans Elevations
and Sections of buildings in Norfolk, Suffolk etc". 1788.


Listing NGR: TM3072190034

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