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Church House

A Grade II Listed Building in Besthorpe, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5218 / 52°31'18"N

Longitude: 1.0392 / 1°2'21"E

OS Eastings: 606288

OS Northings: 295890

OS Grid: TM062958

Mapcode National: GBR TFX.ZGS

Mapcode Global: VHKBY.YWR4

Entry Name: Church House

Listing Date: 9 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077565

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220295

Location: Besthorpe, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Besthorpe

Built-Up Area: Attleborough

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Besthorpe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


2/48 Church House


House. Mid C17. Colourwashed brick with pantiled roof. 2 storeys. Central
door behind mid C20 sloping porch. Windows with architrave and, on upper
floor, with aprons. Renewed cross casements. Sash window left of porch with
glazing bars and casement to right. Interrupted string course above ground
floor windows. Pilaster strips close facade carrying rounded capital heads.
Oval window to north. Bell based gabled roof with ridge stack over door.
Rear has porch with shaped gable of 1899. 2 casements to ground floor and
3 to first, all C19 under segmental heads. Early C20 extension to south.
North shaped gable with internal stack and 2 first floor and 2 attic oval
windows, the former keyed. Pilaster strips of facades return to close gable.
Interior partly timber framed. Dining room bridging beam and wall plate with
ogival mouldings and triple diamond stops. Joists have tongue and groove
stops and sunk quadrant mouldings.

Listing NGR: TM0628895890

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

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