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Latitude: 52.4595 / 52°27'34"N
Longitude: 1.3947 / 1°23'40"E
OS Eastings: 630721
OS Northings: 290034
OS Grid: TM307900
Mapcode National: GBR WKT.Z92
Mapcode Global: VHM6G.4F5X
Entry Name: Soane's Music Room at North-East Corner of the Wilderness North of Earsham Hall
Listing Date: 7 December 1959
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1152446
English Heritage Legacy ID: 225332
Location: Earsham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR35
Civil Parish: Earsham
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Earsham All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
5321 EARSHAM HALL ROAD
Soane's Music Room at
north-east corner of the
wilderness north of
TM 39 SW 11/2A 7.12.59
1784 by Sir John Soane. A small rectangular brick building with fine ashlar
facade with parapet and cornice and advanced 3-bay centre with 4 Ionic engaged
columns supporting pediment containing medallion and garlands. Between the
columns a central glazed door with large semi-circular traceried fanlight
with keyblock. To left and right between columns tall straight-headed windows
with square lights above. Moulded string course continues over similar windows
in flanking bays but without lights above.
Interior: coffered segmental vaulted ceiling with modillion cornice. Alcove
at each end with coffered vault.
Iron railings to paved area in front. Illustrated in Soane's "Plans Elevations
and Sections of buildings in Norfolk, Suffolk etc". 1788.
Listing NGR: TM3072190034
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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