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Shimpling Place

A Grade II* Listed Building in Burston and Shimpling, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4074 / 52°24'26"N

Longitude: 1.1619 / 1°9'42"E

OS Eastings: 615162

OS Northings: 283523

OS Grid: TM151835

Mapcode National: GBR VJZ.0KT

Mapcode Global: VHL92.3R2C

Entry Name: Shimpling Place

Listing Date: 11 September 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 225139

Location: Burston and Shimpling, South Norfolk, Norfolk, IP21

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Burston and Shimpling

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Dickleburgh All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

Shimpling Place
TM 18 SE 20/5A 11.9.51


Large C16 timber-frame house with C17, C18 and C19 alterations. Gabled cross
wings at east and west ends. The east wing has stepped gable. The larger
west wing has stepped gable and octagonal angle shafts and pinnacles. The
central range has exposed timber-framing with close-studding, the ground
floor faced in C19 in red brick. The east and west wings are rendered.
Steep tiled roof and black glazed pantile roofs. Some original mullion windows
remain but now mostly C19 and C20 sashes and casements. Two storeys and
attics. Brick chimney stack at east end of centre range.
Interior: stopped and chamfered ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: TM1516283523

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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