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Latitude: 52.754 / 52°45'14"N
Longitude: 0.3934 / 0°23'36"E
OS Eastings: 561623
OS Northings: 320059
OS Grid: TF616200
Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.B8G
Mapcode Global: WHJP7.01MK
Entry Name: 1, King Street
Listing Date: 7 June 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1291147
English Heritage Legacy ID: 384136
Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30
Electoral Ward/Division: St Margarets with St Nicholas
Built-Up Area: King's Lynn
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
TF6120SE KING STREET
610-1/7/65 (West side)
House, partly used as offices. Built c1670 for Sir John
Turner, facade of c1750, Purfleet Quay return early C18,
interior probably older. Red brick with plaintile roof. 2
storeys in 3 bays. Panelled door with panelled reveals to
right, behind open-pedimented doorcase on Ionic engaged
columns, beside which there is a wrought-iron lantern bracket.
2 sashes to left with glazing bars and gauged skewback arches
in light red brick. 3 similar to first floor. Dentil timber
cornice below plain parapet. Hipped roof. Purfleet Quay front
(south). 2 storeys. Plinth course with ashlar coping. West
extent of original build defined by rusticated quoins,
immediately to the right of which are 2 sash windows each
floor with glazing bars and gauged skewback arches. Platband
between floors and a double brick string course below the
parapet. Parapet continues into single-bay extension to west
and into north return. Extension has one sash each floor to
south with glazing bars and gauged skewback arches. A further
2-storey, but lower, late C18 extension abuts to west: one
sash each floor with glazing bars and gauged skewback arches.
Hipped slate roof.
(Engravings: Bell: 1685-).
Listing NGR: TF6162320059
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