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Lower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Coltishall, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7297 / 52°43'46"N

Longitude: 1.3737 / 1°22'25"E

OS Eastings: 627892

OS Northings: 320013

OS Grid: TG278200

Mapcode National: GBR WGJ.S5L

Mapcode Global: WHMT3.2NF6

Entry Name: Lower House

Listing Date: 10 May 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228171

Location: Coltishall, Broadland, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Coltishall

Built-Up Area: Coltishall

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Coltishall with Great Hautbois

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


2/38 Lower House.
House, c.1700, of red brick with black and red pantiled roofs. Two attached
builds, at right angles. South facing wing, 2 storeys and attics, with single
storey extension to east. West facing wing 2 storeys. South facade, 3 windows
with central raised and field 6 panel door, semi-circular fanlight, vertical
glazing bars. Timber doorcase with Tuscan pilasters and entablature and
projecting broken pediment. 2-light transomed casement windows with single
glazing bar wrought iron casements and falt gauged brick arches. Brick plinth
and moulded brick platband at first floor level. Brick modillion cornice,
moulded brick kneelers, curved gables and end stacks. 2 segmental headed
dormers with 2-light windows with wrought iron casements. West facing wing
of 5 bays, windows alternating with blank panels. Insert C18 door and frame
with fanlight, and early C20 door and window. At first floor, 2, 2-light early
C18 transomed windows, with wrought iron casements. Right hand window has
leaded lights and possibly C18 glass. Flat gauged brick arches, plinth, moulded
brick platband at first floor level and brick dentil eaves. Platbands on north
gable at mid first floor and mid gable level. Parapet verge with brick tumbling
in. Central axial stack and gable stack. Monogram tie irons on west gable

Listing NGR: TG2789220013

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