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The Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Thetford, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4107 / 52°24'38"N

Longitude: 0.7529 / 0°45'10"E

OS Eastings: 587337

OS Northings: 282750

OS Grid: TL873827

Mapcode National: GBR RD7.Z0D

Mapcode Global: VHKCD.0NCV

Entry Name: The Gables

Listing Date: 10 March 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195917

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384804

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


617-1/8/127 (North East side)
10/03/71 Nos.21 AND 21A
The Gables (21)


Maltmaster's House. Mid C19, now offices. Gault brick. Roof of
diamond composite slates. 2 storeys and attic in 7 bays, the
centre 5 bays broken forward under a wide pediment. Central
door with 2 tall fielded panels. Doorcase of Tuscan columns
with reeded and fluted necks under block entablatures and open
pediment. Fenestration of horned sashes without glazing bars
under gauged skewback arches. At first floor is an added early
C20 bay window. Pediment with a modified Venetian window
comprising an arched centre with glazing bars flanked by a
rectangular blind window either side. Gabled roof behind
parapet. Pedestrian entrance to left of elevation leads to
single-storey rear wing (The Gables) which is now offices:
open-pedimented doorway and C20 casements. Gabled roof of
black-glazed pantiles.

Listing NGR: TL8733782750

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