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Courtyards Including Railings to Lynford Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Thetford, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5145 / 52°30'52"N

Longitude: 0.679 / 0°40'44"E

OS Eastings: 581884

OS Northings: 294110

OS Grid: TL818941

Mapcode National: GBR Q9N.BH2

Mapcode Global: VHJFH.Q2B6

Plus Code: 9F42GM7H+RJ

Entry Name: Courtyards Including Railings to Lynford Hall

Listing Date: 3 November 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342614

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220975

Location: Lynford, Breckland, Norfolk, IP26

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Lynford

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Mundford St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


8/28 Courtyards including
3:11:75 railings to Lynford


Courtyards and railings. Circa 1862 designed by W. Burns. Brick with stone
dressings. Slate roofs. Cast iron railings. 2 interconnected courtyards
to north side of hall. Inner courtyard with blind arcading to north and
east ranges and a central slightly advanced coachway to north. Semicircular,
stone dressed arches with occasional raised voussoirs. Clock tower in
north-east corner with leaded cupola. North range roofless. West side
consists of a highly elaborate cast iron screen (by Turner of London) in
Rococo style with a 2-leaf central gateway (one leaf missing) beneath a
3-centred overthrow. Outer courtyard surrounded by former coach house,
stables and living accommodation. Similar to inner courtyard with an axially
positioned gabled coachway. East range of one and a half storeys and 5 sash
windows with glazing bars beneath skewback arches. One renewed central
entrance. 4 steeply gabled dormer windows of 2-light casements with glazing
bars. North range east side with arcade partially blocked and converted
into 'motel' accommodation. Garages to west range and north range west side.

Listing NGR: TL8188494110

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

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