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The Exorcists House

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

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Latitude: 52.7572 / 52°45'25"N

Longitude: 0.3971 / 0°23'49"E

OS Eastings: 561858

OS Northings: 320425

OS Grid: TF618204

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.567

Mapcode Global: WHJP1.2YCN

Entry Name: The Exorcists House

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298169

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384083

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


610-1/7/28 (West side)
01/12/51 No.8
The Exorcist's House


House. Dated 1635. Brick with some flint, whitewashed to east
front. Plaintile roof. 2 storeys. C20 door to left. To right
is a 3-light horizontally sliding sash of 3 lights, the fixed
part also of 3 lights. 3-light casement to first floor. Gabled
roof. South return obscured by ivy, but appears to have one
3-light casement each floor. Straight south gable. North
return is a big Dutch gable. Platband at first floor. Blind
oval window in gable head. Deep kneelers and lower sweep of
gable terminating in an open pediment with the date 1635 in
iron letters. Rebuilt brick stack emerges from apex of
pediment. Lower gabled range to west entered through a door
under a lean-to pantiled outshut. At first floor is a 3-light
mullioned casement. Style and declared date of Dutch gable
match, and is an early manifestation of the type.

Listing NGR: TF6185820425

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

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