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Gymnasium at Smithdon School

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hunstanton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.936 / 52°56'9"N

Longitude: 0.4955 / 0°29'43"E

OS Eastings: 567806

OS Northings: 340536

OS Grid: TF678405

Mapcode National: GBR P2W.S4Q

Mapcode Global: WHKPF.LG4K

Entry Name: Gymnasium at Smithdon School

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221298

Location: Hunstanton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Hunstanton

Built-Up Area: Hunstanton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hunstanton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

HUNSTANTON KINGS LYNN ROAD
TF 64 SE

213/1/10000 Gymnasium at
Smithdon School

II*

School gymnasium. 1950-54. Alison and Peter Smithson. Steel
frame and buff sandlime brick infill; flat roof. Freestanding
symmetrical block of one tall storey in height; upper part of
wall delineated by horizontal division and of taller
proportion than lower floor. Obscured solid panels to ends;
long side of nine bays wide with end bays broader than those
between and of solid brickwork, while central seven bays to
upper part of wall are fully glazed. Later swimming pool
attached is not of special interest. The gymnasium is an
integral part of this important school.


Listing NGR: TF6780640536

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