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Old Smithy House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lyng, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7184 / 52°43'6"N

Longitude: 1.0614 / 1°3'41"E

OS Eastings: 606864

OS Northings: 317817

OS Grid: TG068178

Mapcode National: GBR TCM.K5C

Mapcode Global: WHLRT.8XPV

Entry Name: Old Smithy House

Listing Date: 5 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220740

Location: Lyng, Breckland, Norfolk, NR9

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Lyng

Built-Up Area: Lyng

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Lyng St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/01/2012


TG 01 NE
4/34


LYNG
THE STREET
(north-east side)
Old Smithy House

(Formerly listed as Old Smithy Cottage, The Common)


II


Former blacksmith's cottage. Late C18. Colourwashed brick with pantile
roofs. Cottage with single storey workshop to side. 2 storeys. Symmetrical
facade of 4 windows and a central doorway bordered by rusticated giant
pilasters. Original 2-light windows with metal casements. Ground floor
windows with transoms and skewback arches. Plain platband and a moulded
brick cornice. Panelled front door with corner paterae to door case. Later porch
with a zinc tent roof, ball finial and fretted eaves detail supported on
chamfered posts. Single gable-end stack. Workshop extension not of special
interest.


Listing NGR: TG0686417817

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