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Latitude: 52.8468 / 52°50'48"N
Longitude: 1.0102 / 1°0'36"E
OS Eastings: 602805
OS Northings: 331945
OS Grid: TG028319
Mapcode National: GBR S8P.J79
Mapcode Global: WHLR6.HP8Y
Entry Name: The Bath House
Listing Date: 6 March 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1373811
English Heritage Legacy ID: 223972
Location: Melton Constable, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR24
District: North Norfolk
Civil Parish: Melton Constable
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Melton Constable St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/12/2012
TG 03 SW
MELTON CONSTABLE PARK
The Bath House.
Former bath house, now a cottage. Probably 1764, by Lancelot Brown for Sir Edward Astley. Stuccoed brick, slated roofs. Central 3 storey 3 sided bowed centre, flanking 2-storey single bays, 2 bay returns. Castellated Gothick. Ground floor and first floor 5 Gothick switch tracery arched headed sash windows with glazing bars. Returns with 2 ground and first floor switch tracery sashes. Stucco quoins and battlements. Blank windows with painted glazing bars to second floor of central bow with conical slated roof with weather vane behind. Battlemented parapet, central sun-dial. Sun-dial first floor of south return. 2 storey 2-bay brick addition to south, red brick but with switch tracery Gothick sashes and brick battlements. Brick outshut rear. Ground floor former bathroom with wooden cornice and 6 panelled doors with architraves. Perhaps by "Capability" Brown c.1764-1709 : see Dorothy Stroud, Capability Brown (2nd ed 1975) pp112, 233.
Listing NGR: TG0280531945
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