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Charles Burrell Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Thetford, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4149 / 52°24'53"N

Longitude: 0.7453 / 0°44'42"E

OS Eastings: 586800

OS Northings: 283201

OS Grid: TL868832

Mapcode National: GBR RD7.H7N

Mapcode Global: VHKCC.VKVL

Entry Name: Charles Burrell Museum

Listing Date: 10 March 1971

Last Amended: 1 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384780

Location: Thetford, Breckland, Norfolk, IP24

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Thetford

Built-Up Area: Thetford

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Thetford St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


617-1/5/110 (South West side)
10/03/71 Charles Burrell Museum
(Formerly Listed as:
(South West side)
Workshop to SW of No.8 (later
Lambert's Coach Works))


Paint and finishing shop to Burrell & Sons, Engineers. Now a
museum. 1846-7. Brick, flint and ashlar with a metal-framed
front facade supporting 7 bays of double timber doors. Frame
is tensioned by adjustable cross bars. Felt roof. The double
doors each have 4 glazed upper panels. Continuous clerestory
on 3 sides of upright glazed panels. Segmental roof. INTERIOR:
roof is supported on Belfast trusses.
(Crosby: A History of Thetford: Chichester: 1986-: 114).

Listing NGR: TL8680083201

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