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Latitude: 52.5561 / 52°33'21"N
Longitude: 0.7682 / 0°46'5"E
OS Eastings: 587760
OS Northings: 298962
OS Grid: TL877989
Mapcode National: GBR RBJ.P1Y
Mapcode Global: VHKBT.80HT
Entry Name: Clermont Hall
Listing Date: 19 September 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1342584
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221025
Location: Little Cressingham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP25
Civil Parish: Little Cressingham
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Little Cressingham St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TL 89 NE
12/28 Clermont Hall
Mansion. 1812 and later. Designed by William Pilkington. Much restored.
Rendered brick scored to imitate ashlar. Slate roof. Italianate villa.
2 storeys with basement. Entrance facade. 13 bays of sash windows with
glazing bars (7 blind yet glazed). Slightly advanced lateral wings. Canted
centre 3 bays with a portico, segmental in plan, of 4 Doric columns supporting
a plain entablature. The columns are unfluted except for the sections forming
part of the capitals - in the manner of the Temple of Apollo, island of Delos.
Semicircular headed windows with radiating glazing bars flank the later front
door. Moulded cornice with low parapet. Garden facade similar in plan of 8
bays with ground floor windows recessed within enclosing arches. 2 lateral
windows tripartite and semi-circular headed with margin lights carried around
the arches. 2-storeyed canted centre 3 bays (formerly single storeyed with
balustraded balcony and pediment). 4 axial stacks.
Listing NGR: TL8776098962
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