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A Grade II Listed Building in Caston, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.541 / 52°32'27"N

Longitude: 0.884 / 0°53'2"E

OS Eastings: 595670

OS Northings: 297590

OS Grid: TL956975

Mapcode National: GBR SD6.N99

Mapcode Global: VHKBW.8DNF

Entry Name: Flaxmoor

Listing Date: 21 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342838

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220170

Location: Caston, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Caston

Built-Up Area: Caston

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Caston St Cross

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


4/8 Flaxmoor
21/ 7/51
- II

House. Mid C15 core, C16 and C18 rear, early C19 facade. Colourwashed brick
and black pantiled roof. Double pile plan. 2 storeys and attic. Facade 6
bays. Square entrance porch with moulded brick arch on irontwist columns.
Fielded door with side lights below semi-circular over-light. Sashes to all
windows with shutters. Flat brick eaves cornice. Deep bell-based roof on
timber overhang. 4 gabled dormers with round arched facings. Internal gable
stacks and on ridge right of centre.Tumbling at south-west gable and parapet
on kneelers. Rectilinear ogeed greenhouse abuts south wall by Boulton and
Paul of late C19. Rear pile of 2 storeys with renewed and some C19 sashes
under segmental arches. Dentil eaves cornice. Cross wing to left altered
in 1880's contains kitchen : 2 sash windows with glazing bars. Gabled full-
height stair tower contains scattered renewed fenestration but retains C16
winder staircase. Mid C16 ceiling beams in kitchen with ovolo and cavetto
stops and incised decoration.

Listing NGR: TL9567097590

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