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Abbey Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in West Acre, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7046 / 52°42'16"N

Longitude: 0.6348 / 0°38'5"E

OS Eastings: 578114

OS Northings: 315136

OS Grid: TF781151

Mapcode National: GBR Q78.K90

Mapcode Global: WHKQN.Q8HY

Entry Name: Abbey Farm House

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Last Amended: 13 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305459

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221914

Location: West Acre, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE32

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: West Acre

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: West Acre All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

WEST ACRE CHURCH GREEN (south side)
TF 7815

10/46 Abbey Farm House
19.10.51. (formerly listed as
Priory Gatehouse and
remains in Abbey Farm
buildings).

G.V. II

Farmhouse. C18, c.1900 additions and details, possibly incorporating earlier
core of monastic remains of Priory of St. Mary and All Saints. Red brick,
slate roofs. 2 storeys, of 3 or more builds. 2 window range at east, 2 window
returned gable wing off centre, 2 window centre, 2 window c.1900 addition
at west. Garden front east range has one ground floor and 2 first floor sashes
with glazing bars, one ground floor French door. Returned wing has one ground
and 2 first floor sashes with glazing bars, one part glazed door. Centre
has one c.1900 ground floor canted bow addition with 3 plate glass sashes,
one first floor tripartite and one single sash with glazing bars. One part
glazed door. c.1900 addition at west has one ground and. one first floor sash
with glazing bars. Hipped gabled advance bay with one ground floor c.1900
canted bow addition with 3 plate glass sashes, one first floor Venetian window
with sashes with glazing bars under rubbed arches. c.1900 wooden modillion
eaves cornice. One east, one south, one west end gable stacks, one ridge stack,
all diamond pattern shafts of c.1900. East range rear has outshut root. Second
pile at rear centre with reused masonry west gable.


Listing NGR: TF7811415136

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