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The Griffin Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Attleborough, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5181 / 52°31'5"N

Longitude: 1.0176 / 1°1'3"E

OS Eastings: 604838

OS Northings: 295411

OS Grid: TM048954

Mapcode National: GBR TG3.03Y

Mapcode Global: VHKBY.LZB1

Entry Name: The Griffin Hotel

Listing Date: 21 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220249

Location: Attleborough, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Attleborough

Built-Up Area: Attleborough

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Attleborough Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south side)

11/2 The Griffin Hotel

Hotel. Mid C17 and C18. Timber framed, brick and rendered with pantiled
roofs in T plan. 2 storeyed facade forms cross wing. Carriage entrance to
right, door left of centre and 3 renewed cross casements to ground floor.
Applied timbering to first floor interrupted by 3 mullioned casements. All
windows with leaded lights. Bell based gabled roof above decorated bargeboards
and timber eaves cornice. Rear range 2 storeyed with dormer attic descending in
4 ranges. Brick plinth and flat brick string course at first floor.
Miscellaneous late C19 sash windows and 2 flat topped dormers C20. Interior
of restaurant with early C18 brick fireplace and timber framing exposed
studs with straight bracing. Main bar similar although timbers altered.
Sitting room over carriage arch has late C17 panelling utilising masons mitre
construction. Dog leg staircase retains ball turned balusters and square
moulded handrail with plain square newel posts.

Listing NGR: TM0483895411

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

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