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2, St Margaret's Place

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

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Latitude: 52.7517 / 52°45'6"N

Longitude: 0.3945 / 0°23'40"E

OS Eastings: 561704

OS Northings: 319809

OS Grid: TF617198

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.JJY

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.1349

Entry Name: 2, St Margaret's Place

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195391

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384294

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


610-1/9/241 (West side)
01/12/51 No.2


House. C17, remodelled early C18.
Red brick laid in English bond. Plain tiled roofs.
2-storey front range to street with a cross wing running west,
the gable of which is visible to right of centre.
This rear wing flanks the south side of the entrance passage
entered through an archway to the right of the front
elevation. Square-topped surround to this entrance with a
timber elliptical arch supported on diminutive Doric
pilasters. Above is an early C18 flush-frame sash with glazing
bars. This bay is broken forward. 5 similar sashes to the
remainder of the elevation to the left, none with gauged
arches. Timber eaves cornice below gabled roof.
The south gable end is carried on a brick kneeler. South
gable-end stack and central ridge stack.
The internal passage arch is segmental with fielded and
panelled timber reveals.
2 early C18 doorways to the elevation of cross wing, that to
east with a segmental arch within a moulded eared surround and
with a moulded hood. Panelled door. The western doorcase has
fluted Doric pilasters and a developed metope frieze. Panelled
door. Between the doors are 2 sashes with glazing bars within
flush frames, the east one early C18, the other, larger one, a
c1750 replacement. Over and adjacent to the carriage arch are
2 casements of c1700.
It is reported that recent repairs to rear have exposed
timber-framing and a massive stack.

Listing NGR: TF6170419808

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

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