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A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke Holy Cross, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5546 / 52°33'16"N

Longitude: 1.2996 / 1°17'58"E

OS Eastings: 623780

OS Northings: 300305

OS Grid: TG237003

Mapcode National: GBR VH6.Z81

Mapcode Global: VHL8K.G2X0

Entry Name: Gostleyns

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169690

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227218

Location: Stoke Holy Cross, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR14

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Stoke Holy Cross

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Stoke Holy Cross Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 20 SW
(south side)
4/80 Gostleyns
House, once used as orphanage. Mid C16, additions C17, altered C18, restored
and altered 1948. Timber framed with whitewashed brick and flint infill and
plain tile roof. 2 storeys and dormer attic, the south-east side in irregular
bays. C20 door to left with C20 casement to left of this. To right of door
3 C18 2 or 3-light casements and a further C20 window. 5 C18 casements to
first floor, that to left renewed. Gabled roof with one sloping dormer.
Rebuilt ridge stack right of centre. External flue to south gable serving
1948 one storey gabled extension. North gable has a 3-light late C18 ground
floor casement. To first floor a 4-light C17 ovolo moulded mullioned window
and a 3-light similar window lights attic. North-west side is of 2 storeys.
C16 range is towards the south and has a jettied first floor. Under jetty
a 6-light hollow moulded mullioned window with leaded glass. Remainder of
fenestration C18 or renewed in C20. Brick pier to north supports jetty.
Interior. Lounge and dining room fireplaces rebuilt retaining original
bressumers. Bridging beams plain in lounge, but with sunk quadrant mouldings
and moulded bar and tongue stopped in dining room. Timber studwork remains
to first floor. C18 roof of tie beams, 2 tiers staggered butt purlins and

Listing NGR: TG2378000305

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