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16,18, King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7546 / 52°45'16"N

Longitude: 0.3938 / 0°23'37"E

OS Eastings: 561645

OS Northings: 320132

OS Grid: TF616201

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.BCJ

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.01S2

Entry Name: 16,18, King Street

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384155

Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Town: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margarets with St Nicholas

Built-Up Area: King's Lynn

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text


610-1/7/84 (East side)
01/12/51 Nos.16 AND 18


2 houses, now offices (No.18) and private hotel (No.16). Late
C16, early C19 facade, much atered C20. Timber-framed with
brown brick skin. Slate roof, pantiled to rear. 3 storeys and
dormer attic Each house of 2 bays. Central passage to rear
under C19 timber arch. To left is a C19 shopfront to No.18, in
3 parts, entered from doorway in central passageway. Above are
2 horned plate-glass sashes to each floor under gauged
skewback arches. No.16 with 2 sashes to each floor under
gauged skewback arches, those to the upper floors with glazing
bars. Timber dentiled eaves cornice below gabled roof. Two C20
gabled dormers and 2 solar panels (to No.16). Internal
gable-end stacks. North side of central passageway with timber
studwork. Rear wing of No.16 retains elements to timber-frame,
but is mostly C17 colourwashed brick. Sash windows in reduced
openings. INTERIOR. Ground floor of No.18 completely
modernised late C20. Upper floors not inspected. INTERIOR of
No.16 not inspected but is possibly of interest.

Listing NGR: TF6164520132

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

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