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Latitude: 52.8175 / 52°49'2"N
Longitude: 0.6556 / 0°39'20"E
OS Eastings: 579054
OS Northings: 327739
OS Grid: TF790277
Mapcode National: GBR Q5Y.BLG
Mapcode Global: WHKQ3.1FGX
Plus Code: 9F42RM84+X6
Entry Name: 1, 2 and 3, the Street
Listing Date: 5 June 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304550
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221613
Location: Houghton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE31
Civil Parish: Houghton
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Houghton-next-Harpley St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TF 7927 HOUGHTON NEW HOUGHTON (west)
11/29 Nos. 1, 2, 3 The
Three cottages. C18. Whitewashed brick, black glazed pantiles. 2 storeys,
5 windows with slightly recessed north bay. No. 1 and 2 to south have 3 ground
floor arched headed and 4 first floor straight headed wooden 2-light casements
with glazing bars. Inserted C20 glazed door in place of ground floor windows
to No. 2. No. 3 to north has single ground floor arched headed and single
first floor straight headed wooden 2-light casement with glazing bars. Dentil
eaves cornice, hipped roof with central and north end ridge stacks. Boarded
doors to No. 1 and No. 3 on returns. Foundations of first two houses in New
Houghton laid July 1729 replacing village in park. Inspired Goldsmith's
Deserted Village (1770). Appears as block plan in Isaac Ware Plans ... Houghton
(1735) 1750 ed.
Listing NGR: TF7905427739
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