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Clermont Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Cressingham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5561 / 52°33'21"N

Longitude: 0.7682 / 0°46'5"E

OS Eastings: 587760

OS Northings: 298962

OS Grid: TL877989

Mapcode National: GBR RBJ.P1Y

Mapcode Global: VHKBT.80HT

Plus Code: 9F42HQ49+C7

Entry Name: Clermont Hall

Listing Date: 19 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221025

Location: Little Cressingham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP25

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Little Cressingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Little Cressingham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Description

LITTLE CRESSINGHAM
TL 89 NE
12/28 Clermont Hall
19:9:72

- II

Mansion. 1812 and later. Designed by William Pilkington. Much restored.
Rendered brick scored to imitate ashlar. Slate roof. Italianate villa.
2 storeys with basement. Entrance facade. 13 bays of sash windows with
glazing bars (7 blind yet glazed). Slightly advanced lateral wings. Canted
centre 3 bays with a portico, segmental in plan, of 4 Doric columns supporting
a plain entablature. The columns are unfluted except for the sections forming
part of the capitals - in the manner of the Temple of Apollo, island of Delos.
Semicircular headed windows with radiating glazing bars flank the later front
door. Moulded cornice with low parapet. Garden facade similar in plan of 8
bays with ground floor windows recessed within enclosing arches. 2 lateral
windows tripartite and semi-circular headed with margin lights carried around
the arches. 2-storeyed canted centre 3 bays (formerly single storeyed with
balustraded balcony and pediment). 4 axial stacks.


Listing NGR: TL8776098962

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