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The Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Heydon, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8019 / 52°48'6"N

Longitude: 1.1338 / 1°8'1"E

OS Eastings: 611344

OS Northings: 327303

OS Grid: TG113273

Mapcode National: GBR TBR.CFY

Mapcode Global: WHLRG.DT4X

Plus Code: 9F43R42M+PG

Entry Name: The Dower House

Listing Date: 28 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305326

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228707

Location: Heydon, Broadland, Norfolk, NR11

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Heydon

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Heydon St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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House. C17, remodelled and extended in mid C19. Red brick with diaper work
in east gable. Steeply-pitched roofs of corrugated clay tiles. Two storeys,
double-pile plan. Elevation to Green of three bays - 2, 3 and 4-light windows
with ovolo-moulded mullions and transoms in renewed chamfered and stuccoed
reveals. First floor windows have glazing bars. Central doorway with 4-
centred stuccoed arch and doorcase with Doric pilasters and dentilled cornice.
Brick-eaves corbel-table. Stepped east and west gables with moulded eaves
corbels, internal chimney stacks with twin diagonally-set shafts. Low lean-
to with stepped parapet at west gable. C19 range to south forming double
pile: stepped east and west gables, ovolo-moulded mullion and transom windows.
Two taller bays to south with shaped gables, moulded brick drip moulds to
window heads. Internal gable stacks with twin diagonally-set shafts, axial
stack off-centre to west. Eaves corbel table.

Listing NGR: TG1134427303

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