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The Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Cressingham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5823 / 52°34'56"N

Longitude: 0.728 / 0°43'40"E

OS Eastings: 584922

OS Northings: 301769

OS Grid: TF849017

Mapcode National: GBR Q8Y.4VV

Mapcode Global: WHKR9.4CX6

Entry Name: The Grange

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221014

Location: Great Cressingham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP25

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Great Cressingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Cressingham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

GREAT CRESSINGHAM THE STREET
TF 80 SW
(north west side)
9/17 The Grange

- II

Former rectory. Mainly late C18 with service wing retaining some evidence
of an earlier structure. Gault brick with some red brick to service wing.
Slate roofs. Irregular H plan with principal rooms to south block. 2 storeys
with a 2½ storey service wing. South facade of 5 bays of sash windows with
glazing bars beneath skewback arches. Centre bay with margin glazed French
windows. First floor windows with shaped blind boxes. Moulded wooden cornice
with a classical dentil course. Hipped roof. East (entrance) facade recessed
between north and south blocks. 3 bays of sash windows with glazing bars
beneath skewback arches. C19 gabled porch in Gothic style with a 4-centred
entrance arch and a parapet gable with moulded brick coping. West facade has
a first floor early C19 balcony with wrought iron railings and margin glazed
French windows. Irregular north facade with 2 sash windows with wide glazing
bars to ground floor, 3 other sash windows and a 2-light casement window to
top floor. Interior. Fine quarter-turn staircase with landing, probably mid
C18. Open string with shaped tread ends and 3 turned balusters per tread with
square knops. Wide handrail with open wreath onto a channelled newel. Simple
dado with channelled pilasters and handrail.


Listing NGR: TF8492201769

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