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The Old Foundry

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Acre, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7059 / 52°42'21"N

Longitude: 0.6945 / 0°41'40"E

OS Eastings: 582140

OS Northings: 315427

OS Grid: TF821154

Mapcode National: GBR Q7C.8DY

Mapcode Global: WHKQP.M7XY

Entry Name: The Old Foundry

Listing Date: 13 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221873

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

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Castle Acre

Built-Up Area: Castle Acre

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Castle Acre St James

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 81 NW

6/5 The Old Foundry.


House, c1600 gables. C18 facade with C20 replacment details. C20 plaster
rendered facade, red pantiled roofs. East gable flint with brick dressings,
brick rear, west gable flint with brick dressings and stone quoins, flint rear.
Of 2 or more builds, 2 storeys with attic in east build, 4 windows. To east 3
ground floor C20 replacement sashes with glazing bars, one C20 window insertion
in centre, one C20 bow window at west. C20 replacement door. 2 C18 first floor
sashes with glazing bars at east. 2 C20 insertions at west. Roof recessed
behind parapet. Segmental gabled leaded 2-light casement dormer at east. West
gable has attic kneeler, brick coped parapet and stack of earlier taller roof
pitch. East build has one gable and one axial stack. Interior: west gable
ground floor fireplace bressumer has date 1636, east gable fireplace bressumer
has roll mouldings.

Listing NGR: TF8214015427

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