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The Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Bawdeswell, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7469 / 52°44'48"N

Longitude: 1.0312 / 1°1'52"E

OS Eastings: 604692

OS Northings: 320899

OS Grid: TG046208

Mapcode National: GBR TC6.PKJ

Mapcode Global: WHLRS.T67Z

Entry Name: The Gables

Listing Date: 4 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220710

Location: Bawdeswell, Breckland, Norfolk, NR20

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Bawdeswell

Built-Up Area: Bawdeswell

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Bawdeswell All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/4 The Gables
- II

House, formerly a workhouse, then school, then bakery and shop. Main wing
of 1781 (White's 1845), cross wing C16. Cross wing of galletted flint and
brick dressings and brick heightening. Main wing of brick. Pantile roofs.
2 storeys. Cross wing with 2 simple C19 4-bay shop fronts with pilasters
incorporating a panelled door to east. South shop front set between original
brick keyed window jambs. Similar quoins. One C19 3-light chamfered mullion
and transom window to first floor south. West facade of 3 bays of late C19
sash windows with stucco rustication. C18 or C19 hipped roof. Main wing
with 3 bays of C19 3-light chamfered mullion and transom windows set into
original openings. Skewback arches with cambered soffits to ground floor
windows. Off-centre front doorway with pilasters overlapping architrave
and dentilated frieze. Interior of cross wing with 2 double ogee moulded
bridging joists with straight stops.

Listing NGR: TG0469220899

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