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Latitude: 52.7473 / 52°44'50"N
Longitude: 0.4023 / 0°24'8"E
OS Eastings: 562247
OS Northings: 319333
OS Grid: TF622193
Mapcode National: GBR N3R.LKF
Mapcode Global: WHJP7.46TQ
Entry Name: 79, London Road
Listing Date: 7 June 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1290764
English Heritage Legacy ID: 384195
Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30
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
TF6219SW LONDON ROAD
610-1/11/124 (West side)
House, now Guest house. c1840 (shown on map of 1846 but not on
one of 1830). Brown brick with slate roofs. Stucco dressings.
3 storeys. Presents east facade to London Road, south
(entrance) front to South Everard Street. East front in 2
bays. Ground floor with rusticated corner and centre pieces
separating 2 sashes with glazing bars under gauged skewback
First floor similar except rusticated elements replaced by
thin paired Tuscan pilasters and the sashes become French
windows under hoods. Decorated iron balcony rails. Cornice
over this floor. Top floor with plain corner and centre pieces
separating the smaller sashes. Glazing bars and gauged
skewback arches. Parapet below hipped roof.
South front has a main block to east in 3 bays, and a 2-storey
west block also in 3 bays.
Main block entered through double-leaf doors set within
doorcase comprising a pair of stucco Tuscan pilasters with 2
columns in antis, of same order. Simple hood. Windows are
sashes with glazing bars and gauged skewback arches. 2 upper
window bays to west are blind.
Stucco string courses at first and second floors, the former
extending into the west block. Ground floor of this of three
4-centred wall arches, the eastern 2 with blind windows, the
other with a sash as before. 2 first-floor sashes separated by
a blind window to first floor. Hipped roof.
Listing NGR: TF6224719333
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