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Parish Rooms, Engine House and Barn to Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Foulsham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.785 / 52°47'6"N

Longitude: 1.0123 / 1°0'44"E

OS Eastings: 603238

OS Northings: 325083

OS Grid: TG032250

Mapcode National: GBR S9G.BS3

Mapcode Global: WHLRL.J888

Entry Name: Parish Rooms, Engine House and Barn to Old Rectory

Listing Date: 3 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227800

Location: Foulsham, Broadland, Norfolk, NR20

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Foulsham

Built-Up Area: Foulsham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Foulsham Holy Innocents

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


5/16 Parish Rooms, Engine House
and Barn to Old Rectory


Former Rectory Barn, built of red brick and pantiles in 1731, and extended to form
a fire engine house in 1853. Gable wall with plinth, C20 casement windows in original
openings, honeycomb brick ventilators, both under segmental brick arches. Datestone
inscribed "T.A. 1731", and above, an owl hole. Parapet gable with tumbling-in and
tie iron ends with initials T.A. Elevations to churchyard has 5 blocked openings
with segmental brick arches and scattered C20 fenestration. Elevation to north
contains original barn doors. Large span double roof of hard wood with 2 sets of
staggered butt purlins. Engine House to north, with datestone above cambered brick
arch, built to house the fire engine, formerly housed in the Church.

Listing NGR: TG0323825083

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