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The Dukes Head

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shotesham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5437 / 52°32'37"N

Longitude: 1.3116 / 1°18'41"E

OS Eastings: 624650

OS Northings: 299136

OS Grid: TM246991

Mapcode National: GBR WJR.GFV

Mapcode Global: VHL8K.PB8B

Entry Name: The Dukes Head

Listing Date: 26 November 1959

Last Amended: 2 December 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226691

Location: Shotesham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR15

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Shotesham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Shotesham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TM 2499 SHOTESHAM THE STREET
(north side)

8/114 The Dukes Head
26/11/59
GV II*

Former inn. Tie ends form No.12 on east gable suggesting 1712. Brick
with a contemporary timber framed service wing and pantiled roofs. Service
wing makes L plan. 2 storeys with attic. 7 bays and further narrow blocked
8th bay to west. Original 2-light mullion and transom windows with metal
casements and leaded lights with coloured glass margins. Skewback arches.
C19 panelled central front door with a modern bracketted hood. Moulded
brick platband and projecting eaves. Curved gables with initials W.M. and
P.F.M. (Mingay) to west. Gable-end stacks external to east. Interior
with some re-used C17 beams and a fine roll-moulded 4-centred fireplace
lintel with an undecipherable carved inscription. Restored C18 staircase
with turned balusters. Raised and fielded panelled doors with some L hinges
with decorative terminals.


Listing NGR: TM2465099136

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