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The Gildencroft

A Grade II Listed Building in Horsham St Faith, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6913 / 52°41'28"N

Longitude: 1.2807 / 1°16'50"E

OS Eastings: 621806

OS Northings: 315447

OS Grid: TG218154

Mapcode National: GBR VFN.6M1

Mapcode Global: WHMT7.NM15

Entry Name: The Gildencroft

Listing Date: 27 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228096

Location: Horsham St. Faith and Newton St. Faith, Broadland, Norfolk, NR10

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Horsham St. Faith and Newton St. Faith

Built-Up Area: Horsham St Faith

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Horsham St Faith with Newton St Faith

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

No. 56 (The Gildencroft).
- II

House, late C17/early C18. Red brick, partly colourwashed, with some flint
and limestone dressings. Roofs steeply-pitched, pantiled and plaintiled.
Two storeys and attics, T-shaped plan. Main facade to east : three bays, two-
and three-light casements with mullions and transoms; ground floor openings
altered. String course of limestone blocks at first floor level. Plinth of
limestone, rendered over and 'ashlared'. Rusticated brick quoins. Central
four-panel door, moulded wooden doorcase with key block and dentilled frieze.
Lead-covered canopy with modillions. Modillion eaves cornice. Two gabled
dormers with two-light casements. Shaped north and south gables with internal
stacks. Blocked attic window and two sashes with architraves and glazing bars
in south gable. Large external stack on south-west side now capped-off at
eaves level. Later one-storey hipped wing at north gable. Rear wing of brick,
partly colourwashed, with sashes and 'cross' casements. C20 flat roofed
additions on north side. Axial chimney stack; parapeted west gable with
internal stack. On south side later segmental-headed wide sash windows with
glazing bars, semi-circular headed doorway with half-glazed door and leaded

Listing NGR: TG2180615447

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