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Detached Porch in Courtyard

A Grade I Listed Building in Hunstanton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9471 / 52°56'49"N

Longitude: 0.5165 / 0°30'59"E

OS Eastings: 569176

OS Northings: 341823

OS Grid: TF691418

Mapcode National: GBR P2W.CD8

Mapcode Global: WHKPF.X640

Plus Code: 9F42WGW8+RJ

Entry Name: Detached Porch in Courtyard

Listing Date: 5 June 1953

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077922

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221244

Location: Old Hunstanton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Old Hunstanton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hunstanton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


7/62 Detached porch, in
G.V. I

Former porch to C16 range of Hunstanton Hall. Dated 1618, free-standing since
fire of 1855. For Sir Hamon Le Strange 3rd Bt. Stone, chequerwork stone
and flint in attic, internally brick, returns coursed carstone with galleting,
clunch and brick rubble. Jacobean Mannerist classical style. 2 Tuscan Doric
columns on bases. Central arch and keystone, entablature and frieze broken
forward over cornice with 2 strap work obelisks with masks. Attic of diamond
pattern chequerwork flint and stone. Central stone coat of arms and motto
'Mihi Parta Tuere'. Parapet cornice raised in centre with shell hood and
date 1618, stone finial with roundel above and at both ends.

Listing NGR: TF6917641823

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

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