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Railings, Wall and Lamp Standard in Front of Bank House

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

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Latitude: 52.7531 / 52°45'11"N

Longitude: 0.3932 / 0°23'35"E

OS Eastings: 561609

OS Northings: 319960

OS Grid: TF616199

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.J6L

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.02H7

Entry Name: Railings, Wall and Lamp Standard in Front of Bank House

Listing Date: 26 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384184

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

County: 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


610-1/9/113 (South side)
Railings, wall and lamp standard in
front of Bank House


Wrought-iron railings and gate. Late C18. Brick wall runs
north from east end of Bank House to terminate in square pier
with ashlar set-off and coping. On this is a C19 cast-iron
lamp standard with a stiff-leaf capital to the cylindrical
stem. Lower part of stem with spiral incised decoration.
Railings run west on a stone-capped brick wall. Rectangular
base and top rails, the former on balls, pierced by square
section verticals with spear-head finials. The stiles have
urns. Gates are hung on a pair of box-section open iron piers
consisting of square section verticals terminating in urns and
linked by scrollwork. Railings return to the Counting House.

Listing NGR: TF6160919960

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

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