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St John's Terrace and Attached Area Railings

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

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Latitude: 52.7533 / 52°45'12"N

Longitude: 0.4021 / 0°24'7"E

OS Eastings: 562211

OS Northings: 320008

OS Grid: TF622200

Mapcode National: GBR N3R.6H8

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.42Q1

Entry Name: St John's Terrace and Attached Area Railings

Listing Date: 7 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195338

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384070

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


610-1/8/14 (North side)
07/06/72 Nos.3-13 (Consecutive)
St John's Terrace and attached area


Terrace of Houses. Nos 1-2 destroyed by bomb in 1941,
disturbing symmetry of the whole. Nos 3-9 built by 1846, Nos
11-13 c1850. Brown brick with red brick dressings. Gabled
slate roof, except Nos 4, 7 and 8 which have concrete tiles.
Nos 3-5 and Nos 9-13 of 3 storeys and basement; central block,
Nos 6-8, taller and with a dormer attic Each house of 2 bays,
entered from the left side, except Nos 10-13 which are entered
from the right. First and second-floor windows placed
symmetrically so are not vertically above those to ground
floor. At first floor is a continuous wrought-iron balcony
approached through French doors which changes design for Nos
10-13. Each house except those to the centre block separated
by red brick pilasters. Centre block is broken forward. Doors
are panelled with stucco surrounds and overlights (Nos 4 and
13 have C20 glazed doors). Fenestration of sashes with glazing
bars and deep gauged skewback arches, one or two being horned
replacements, a few others C20 alternatives. Stacks at
division of properties. INTERIOR. Stick baluster staircases,
panelled doors, unambitious detailing. Cast- and wrought-iron
area railings with a mixture of finial types. Round section

Listing NGR: TF6221120007

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

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