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Abbotsford

A Grade II Listed Building in Wymondham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5722 / 52°34'19"N

Longitude: 1.1084 / 1°6'30"E

OS Eastings: 610738

OS Northings: 301688

OS Grid: TG107016

Mapcode National: GBR TFF.R1X

Mapcode Global: WHLSM.0L3Z

Entry Name: Abbotsford

Listing Date: 14 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386234

Location: Wymondham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR18

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Wymondham

Built-Up Area: Wymondham (South Norfolk)

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Wymondham

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


WYMONDHAM

TG1001 VICAR STREET
655-1/8/165 (West side)
14/07/72 No.12
Abbotsford

GV II

House, partly converted to flats. c1830. Gault brick with
slate roofs. South-east front faces road. 2 storey main block
in 3 bays. Gabled projecting porch with doorcase comprising
reeded Tuscan columns below a metope hood. Fenestration of
sashes with glazing bars, those to ground floor set within
recessed Soanian-like arches. Upper windows with gauged
skewback arches. Paired panel eaves cornice below shallow
hipped roof. Garden front similar. To north-east a similar
3-bay addition links original block to a gabled pavilion
rising through 2 storeys.
INTERIOR. Various pieces of floral plasterwork adorn the
principal rooms. Short staircase approaches right-hand
ground-floor room which is arranged in imitation of a medieval
hall with a further staircase at the "solar" end.


Listing NGR: TG1073801688

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