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25, Queen Street

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

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Latitude: 52.7524 / 52°45'8"N

Longitude: 0.3938 / 0°23'37"E

OS Eastings: 561652

OS Northings: 319886

OS Grid: TF616198

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.JC6

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.02SR

Entry Name: 25, Queen Street

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384249

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


610-1/9/182 (West side)
01/12/51 No.25


House. Mid C18. Brown brick with red brick dressings. Plain
tiled roofs. Standard town-house L-plan, the facade to the
2 storeys in 3 bays with a panelled door to the right beneath
a 6-vaned fanlight set in a gauged round-arched opening. 2
sashes to left and 3 to first floor, all with glazing bars and
gauged skewback arches. Modillion timber eaves cornice and
gabled roof. Late C20 chimney to left gable-end. Door opens
into passage to rear. Doorway into house situated at end on
left (south) side: panelled door within a panelled timber
doorcase with pilaster strips and a 4-vaned fanlight.
Rear (west) elevation of the front range is rendered to ground
floor, on the left the arched entrance to the passage, to the
right one round-headed sash with glazing bars and a flush
frame. 2 mid-C18 flush-framed sashes above with glazing bars.
2-storey, 3-bay cross wing on south side at right-angles to
street. North side lit through two bays of sashes each floor,
the west bay blank. West gable with a late C20 outshut to
ground floor and 2 mid-C19 sashes to first floor, the frames
still with partly exposed boxes so probably replacements.
Gabled roof, hipped to west end. Stack interrupts eaves line
to south side.
INTERIOR. Entrance door leads to staircase hall. Good open
string staircase with 2 turned balusters per tread. Tread ends
with vegetative scrolls. Ramped moulded handrail. Open well
returns to form first-floor gallery to north. Large frame dado
panelling and ramped dado rail matching handrail. Principal
front ground-floor room with large-framed panelling, cornice
and fireplace. Fireplace with tall scrolled consoles supporing
upright jambs leading to frieze with carved scrolled
leaf-trail decoration.

Listing NGR: TF6165219886

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

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