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30,32, Pilot Street

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

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Latitude: 52.7577 / 52°45'27"N

Longitude: 0.3981 / 0°23'53"E

OS Eastings: 561924

OS Northings: 320483

OS Grid: TF619204

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.5FQ

Mapcode Global: WHJP1.2YT8

Entry Name: 30,32, Pilot Street

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384234

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


610-1/7/167 (East side)
01/12/51 Nos.30 AND 32


House, divided into 2. Rare parallel hall house of early C15,
remodelled late C15 or early C16 and altered since.
Timber-framed with colourwashed brick infill. Pantiled roofs.
Facade of 2 storeys with central entrance passage leading to
private quarters and rear yard. Door to right of passage
(Bardell's Yard) and a C20 casement right of that. To left of
passage a renewed 4-light mullioned and transomed window.
Entrance to No.32 in passage. First floor jettied to front and
rear with knuckle braces under exposed studs. 4 arched braces
between studs. One sash window to No.32, two casements to
No.30. Gabled roof with rebuilt ridge stack at present
division of properties.
North return has ashlar quoins at first floor. Timber-framing
continues in passage.
To rear of No.30 is a single-storey late C15 range obscuring
original jetty. This has a blocked arched doorway and, further
east, 2 lights of a blocked 3-light hollow chamfered stone
mullioned window. No.32 has a 2-storey late C15 rear range
added, encased in brick, but still jettied. C20 details.
Various C19 and C20 extensions further east.
INTERIOR. No.30: Ground floor front room with a bridging beam
on arched braces. C20 studs in north wall. Rear room (in late
C15 extension) has early C15 studs to west wall and braces to
former jetty. West wall with blocked openings corresponding to
those in passage. First floor shows ties on arched braces, but
roof not accessible.
No.32: Rear block has original jetty intact, the braces
replaced. Plain crown post roof, the posts of rectangular
section, with arched braced to crown purlins (some missing).
Arched braces drop from posts to tie beams, and the ties have
arched braces to principal studs. Collars. This roof said to
continue into No.30, as is likely.

Listing NGR: TF6192420482

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

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