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Big Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Hunstanton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9512 / 52°57'4"N

Longitude: 0.5028 / 0°30'10"E

OS Eastings: 568240

OS Northings: 342243

OS Grid: TF682422

Mapcode National: GBR P2P.V8W

Mapcode Global: WHKPF.P2MW

Entry Name: Big Yard

Listing Date: 6 April 1972

Last Amended: 20 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221220

Location: Old Hunstanton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE36

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Old Hunstanton

Built-Up Area: Old Hunstanton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hunstanton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

1/38 Old Hunstanton

6/4/72 Nos 1-6 (Big Yard) (Formerly listed
- II as Nos 1-7 (consec)
Big Yard)
Range of 5 cottages, originally barns. 2 or perhaps 3 builds, C17 and C18 with
C19 details. Largely carstone to west, chalk lump to east, brick dressings,
slated and pantiled roofs. 2 storeys. No. 1 at west ground floor door and
ground and first floor 2-light casement. West gable return brick rubble,
knapped and galleted coursed flint with carstone chequer work, filled in brick
ventilation holes and heightened gable. No. 2 and 3 with 4 ground floor
openings, one brick arched C20 door, one C20 casement to No. 2, C19 2-light
casement to No. 3. Single first floor 2-light casements to both. No. 2 has
brick and pantiled lean-to at right angles, C20 porch in temporary materials.
Brick coped parapet ridge and stack on party wall with No. 1. 3 cottages
to east of one or perhaps 2 builds as a barn. No. 4 and No. 5 one ground-
floor 2-light casement, C19 door with 2 glazed lights, single first floor
casement. No. 5 built into former brick dressed cart entrance, now infilled
with carstone. No. 6 to east 2 arched headed ground floor openings, central
C20 glazed door, 2 first floor 2-light casements. No. 4 - 6 steeply pitched
pantiled roof with 3 stacks and coped brick east parapet.

Listing NGR: TF6824042243

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

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