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Market House and Market House Cottage

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

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Latitude: 52.9457 / 52°56'44"N

Longitude: 0.7254 / 0°43'31"E

OS Eastings: 583216

OS Northings: 342181

OS Grid: TF832421

Mapcode National: GBR Q4H.B78

Mapcode Global: WHKPK.37Q2

Plus Code: 9F42WPWG+75

Entry Name: Market House and Market House Cottage

Listing Date: 5 June 1953

Last Amended: 1 March 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1238590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 416137

Location: Burnham Market, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE31

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Burnham Market

Built-Up Area: Burnham Market

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Burnham Market

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 8342

Market House (No. 24)

Market House Cottage

(Formerly listed as:
Market House (formerly listed as Lime Tree House) and Lime Tree Cottage,


G.V. II*

House. Earlier, perhaps C17, build with applied early C18 facade. Flemish bond brick mixed red and smut pantiled roof. 3 storeys, 5 bays. Ground floor has 4 outer sashes with glazing bars, 2 inner thinner sashes with glazing bars flanking the door. 5 first and 4 second floor sashes with glazing bars, the thinner windows blocked up. All sashes wooden framed, slightly recessed, under flat rubbed brick arches. First floor has earlier sashes with thick glazing bars. Fine wooden porch with fluted Tuscan Doric columns in antis and answering fluted pilasters, entablature with guttae and triglyph frieze. Triangular pediment with guttae, leaded roof. First floor brick platband with moulded upper and lower strings, later moulded gault brick coping to attic parapet. 2 end and one off centre stacks. Roof recessed behind second floor parapet. Market House Cottage is attached at rear.

Listing NGR: TF8321642181

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

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