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Crown House Including Railings to Steps and Street Frontage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lowestoft, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4828 / 52°28'57"N

Longitude: 1.7564 / 1°45'23"E

OS Eastings: 655155

OS Northings: 293841

OS Grid: TM551938

Mapcode National: GBR YTB.6X5

Mapcode Global: VHN3X.DVFL

Entry Name: Crown House Including Railings to Steps and Street Frontage

Listing Date: 13 December 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391308

Location: Lowestoft, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR32

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Town: Waveney

Electoral Ward/Division: Harbour

Built-Up Area: Lowestoft

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Lowestoft Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


914-1/8/30 (East side)
13/12/49 No.49
Crown House including railings to
steps and street frontage


House. c1760. Brick with roof of black-glazed pantiles. 3
storeys and basement in 3 bays. Central 6-panelled door
reached by a flight of brick and stone steps with circular
section iron railings. 5-vaned fanlight over door. Timber
doorcase composed of a pediment supported on a pair of engaged
unfluted Ionic columns. 6/6 sashes to the ground and first
floor, 3/3 sashes second floor, all under gauged skewback
arches. Dentil eaves cornice below gabled roof. Internal
gable-end stacks north and south. The rear has a 4-storey 2 by
2 bay extension with a rendered ground floor. 6/6 sashes and
3/3 sashes to the upper floor. Stick baluster staircase in
south-east corner of main block. The house is set back from
the street and separated from it by circular section iron
railings with a central gate.

Listing NGR: TM5515593841

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

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