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Gainsborough House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hockwold cum Wilton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4625 / 52°27'44"N

Longitude: 0.5417 / 0°32'30"E

OS Eastings: 572772

OS Northings: 287983

OS Grid: TL727879

Mapcode National: GBR P8Q.RR4

Mapcode Global: VHJFM.BCQM

Entry Name: Gainsborough House

Listing Date: 6 February 1986

Last Amended: 12 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342367

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221766

Location: Hockwold cum Wilton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, IP26

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Hockwold cum Wilton

Built-Up Area: Hockwold cum Wilton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hockwold with Wilton

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

In the entry for
South Street
Gainsborough House
16/23 II

The address shall be amended to read: South Street
No 42 (Gainsborough


TL 78 NW
16/23 Gainsborough House
- II
House. Late Cl7, refaced C18. Timber framed, brick and flint with thatched
roof. Lobby entrance plan. Whitewashed 2 storey facade. Central C20 door
and gabled porch set within timber framed bay of light scantling and small
framing. One segmental C20 casement to right and left. 2 similar first floor
casements in reduced openings. North bay recessed behind facade line and
with first floor timber framed. Gabled roof, hipped to north. Central ridge
stack. North bay probably originally jettied to north, now underbuilt with
brick and flint and pierced by 4 C20 windows. Walls of rear elevation rebuilt
at ground floor but of chequered brick and flint otherwise. C20 door and
porch to left. 2 widely spaced C20 casements each floor set within reduced
openings. South gable of C18 stock brick, the gable head of chequered brick
and flint with brick tumbling. Interior chimney breasts with roll and jewel
stopped chamfered bressumers.

Listing NGR: TL7277287983

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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