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George Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Swaffham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6492 / 52°38'57"N

Longitude: 0.6891 / 0°41'20"E

OS Eastings: 582009

OS Northings: 309114

OS Grid: TF820091

Mapcode National: GBR Q7Y.T74

Mapcode Global: WHKQW.KNCX

Entry Name: George Hotel

Listing Date: 17 January 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460645

Location: Swaffham, Breckland, Norfolk, PE37

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Swaffham

Built-Up Area: Swaffham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Swaffham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


809-1/6/83 (East side)
17/01/73 Nos.1 AND 3
George Hotel


Hotel. Early C18, main range to street added c1860, extensions
1979 and 1988-89. Red brick, the front rendered and
whitewashed. Slate and pantiled roofs.
EXTERIOR: C19 facade faces south-west. 2 storeys and dormer
attic; irregular 5-window range. Rusticated ground floor.
Double-leaf half-glazed door right of centre with plain
doorcase rising to pediment. Fenestration of 2/2 horned sashes
of various sizes, those to ground floor with rendered and
painted gauged arches, to first floor with raised surrounds
and hoods. 5 through-eaves dormers with open segmental
pediments with shell motifs; 2/2 horned sashes. Gabled roof.
Internal gable-end stacks north and south.
To left is C18 block with facade rebuilt in C20 in
stretcher-bond red brick: 2 storeys, 5-window range. 6/6
sashes, those to upper floor without horns. Gabled roof.
Internal gable-end stack to north. Rear of this block of early
C18 brick and one 2-light cross-casement.
INTERIOR: C19 cast-iron staircase.

Listing NGR: TF8200909114

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