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22-28, Nelson Street

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

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Latitude: 52.7506 / 52°45'2"N

Longitude: 0.3958 / 0°23'44"E

OS Eastings: 561794

OS Northings: 319692

OS Grid: TF617196

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.JW6

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.14Q4

Entry Name: 22-28, Nelson Street

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384216

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


610-1/9/148 (East side)
01/12/51 Nos.22-28 (Even)


Range of 4 houses, now 3 (Nos 22, 24 and 26-28). Early C17,
refaced late C18.
Brick, rendered and colourwashed to Nos 26-28. Plaintile roof.
The 2 formerly centre houses are on the lobby entrance plan.
2 storeys and dormer attic Nos 22 & 24 have panelled doors to
left of elevations under pedimented hoods on C20 consoles. One
sash to right of each with glazing bars and gauged skewback
arches, that to No.24 in a flush frame. Platband at first
floor of No.22 below 2 sash windows with glazing bars.
Modillion timber eaves cornice. First floor of No.24 lit
through 2 late C17 two-light cross casements with glazing bars
and renewed opening lights. Between No.24 and the 6-bay Nos
26-28 is the passage to rear.
Nos 26-28 with rusticated quoins and keystones to windows.
Panelled doors in third and sixth bays, the former with a
gabled hood, the latter unused. Fenestration of mid C18 sashes
with glazing bars. Blind windows over each door. Gabled roof
over whole range with one gabled dormer to each house. 2
symmetrically-placed stepped C17 ridge stacks. Passage to rear
with timber studwork. Rear with a 2-storey hipped wing to
south lit through an early C17 four-light mullioned and leaded
casement at first-floor level. Rear of No.24 with a 2-storey
gabled wing lit by, at the first floor, a 3-light early C18
INTERIOR. Only Nos 26-28 inspected. Formerly 2 houses. Lobby
entrance, fireplaces blocked. North wall of ground-floor north
room to No.26 with large-framed C18 panelling and a shell
cupboard in north-east corner. Late C20 staircase.

Listing NGR: TF6179419691

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

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