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West Hall Manor Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Dersingham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8418 / 52°50'30"N

Longitude: 0.5027 / 0°30'9"E

OS Eastings: 568660

OS Northings: 330080

OS Grid: TF686300

Mapcode National: GBR P41.V81

Mapcode Global: WHKPT.PTLR

Entry Name: West Hall Manor Cottages

Listing Date: 8 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342278

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221389

Location: Dersingham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE31

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Dersingham

Built-Up Area: Dersingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Dersingham St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


4/6 5C, 5E West Hall
Manor Cottages.

- II

2 cottages, a former Manor House. Mid-C17. Rubble carstone, brick dressings,
red pantiled roofs. 2 storey with attics. Of 2 builds, with straight
joint and roof parapet marking division. Possibly the Manor House of
West Hall Manor, later a workhouse and now cottages. No. 5(C) has 6 ground-
floor casements with glazing bars: to south one 2-light fire window and
one 4-light window, to north 2 2-light and one single light casements.
4 first floor casements with glazing bars. C20 ground floor porch additions.
Steeply pitched roof with swept eaves and 4 C20 2-light flat roofed casements.
Raised brick north and south end gable parapets, at south with stack.
No. 5(E) to north has one ground floor single light and one 3-light casement,
2 first floor 2-light casements. No. 5(C) at rear has first floor addition
with brick Dutch gable c.1700, with rebuilt apex stack suggesting a still
socially prestigious use for the house at that date. Interior has stopped
and chamfered ground floor beams, and a butt-purlin roof with some wind-
bracing. See W.P. Tippen A Short History of St. Nicholas Church, Dersingham
pp 8-9.

Listing NGR: TF6866030080

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