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The Retreat

A Grade II Listed Building in New Buckenham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4725 / 52°28'20"N

Longitude: 1.0744 / 1°4'27"E

OS Eastings: 608904

OS Northings: 290502

OS Grid: TM089905

Mapcode National: GBR TGK.VVX

Mapcode Global: VHL8T.K3TY

Entry Name: The Retreat

Listing Date: 9 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077537

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220332

Location: New Buckenham, Breckland, Norfolk, NR16

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: New Buckenham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Buckenham New St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(north east corner)

12/85 The Retreat


House. Late C16, remodelled c.1750, refaced c.1840, restored 1970's. Timber
framed with wattle and daub infill behind brick skin. Slate roof. 2 storeys.
Central door in moulded case below dentilled cornice. One sash window left
and right and 3 to first floor all late C20 under gauged skewback arches.
Coffered timber eaves cornice with dentils. Gabled roof with internal gable
stacks. Rear has 2 C18 gabled wings forming F plan with C20 detailing. Between
them is C16 gabled privy tower also now with C20 windows. Interior much
altered. Close studding in exposed framing. Chamfered bridging beams. C19
King post roof to front range.

Listing NGR: TM0890490502

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

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