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

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Latitude: 52.7507 / 52°45'2"N

Longitude: 0.3962 / 0°23'46"E

OS Eastings: 561821

OS Northings: 319706

OS Grid: TF618197

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.JZG

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.14X1

Entry Name: Friarscot

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195346

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384094

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


610-1/9/38 (West side)
01/12/51 Friarscot


Formerly known as: The Cottage, Linays Yard CHURCH STREET.
House. c1530, facade late C17, restored 1989. Brick,
colourwashed to facade. Pantile roof. 2 storeys and dormer
attic in 4 bays. Four 2-light cross casements to each floor,
apparently of 1989 but actually repaired C17 originals. Plain
doorway between first 2 ground-floor windows to left. Damaged
platband between floors. Gabled roof with one sloping dormer.
South internal gable-end stack; second stack to rear roof
slope. INTERIOR. Former fireplace to south ground-floor room.
This and north room with roll-moulded C16 joists. Rolled steel
joists are C20. Rear stack is a late C16 or early C17
insertion, at first floor covering a chamfer-mullioned timber
window, of which 3 lights remain visible. North gable also
with a mullioned window, now blocked. Roof removed above
collar level and replaced. Winder staircase in north-west
corner, not in situ.

Listing NGR: TF6182119706

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

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