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The Long House (1 and 2 Long House Yard)

A Grade II Listed Building in Cley Next the Sea, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9546 / 52°57'16"N

Longitude: 1.0442 / 1°2'39"E

OS Eastings: 604588

OS Northings: 344026

OS Grid: TG045440

Mapcode National: GBR T8Q.LV8

Mapcode Global: WHLQN.0ZJT

Entry Name: The Long House (1 and 2 Long House Yard)

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224587

Location: Cley Next the Sea, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR25

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Cley Next The Sea

Built-Up Area: Cley next the Sea

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Cley St Margaret St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south-east side)

8/40 The Long House
(1 & 2 Long House Yard)


House, now two dwellings, late C15, rendered and colourwashed, pantiles.
4 bays, 1½ storeys. Passage to rear between bays 3 and 4, internal gable
end stacks, central axial stack, gable parapets. Varied casements to ground
floor, under segmental heads to bays 1 and 4, small horizontal sliding sash
and casement to bay 2, 4 flush sashes of 3 x 3 panes to first floor. Left
wall of passage of regular coursed flint and brick mosaic, right wall
rendered, massive moulded bridging beam across passage. Left gable of coursed
flint. Rear: variety of coursed flint with some brick and flint mosaic, left
hand side part rendered, varied fenestration, segmental brick arch to passage.
2 storeyed 3 bay wing of coursed flint with brick dressings to rear of first
bay, horizontal sliding flush sashes with glazing bars, internal bread oven;
2 storeyed late C18 extension in red brick with flush sashes and glazing
bars to rear of 4th bay. Interior: dwellings to left and right of passageway,
entrances from rear. Fragment of wall painting c.1500 against rear east gable
wall depicting unicorn and mirror, painting now enclosed by brick wall. Edwin
Rose and Graham Pooley: A Medieval Wall Painting from Cley next the Sea,
Norfolk Archaeological Journal XXXVII 1978, pp115-6.

Listing NGR: TG0458844026

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