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Guildhall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Blakeney, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9556 / 52°57'20"N

Longitude: 1.0179 / 1°1'4"E

OS Eastings: 602819

OS Northings: 344071

OS Grid: TG028440

Mapcode National: GBR T8P.L64

Mapcode Global: WHLQM.LZY0

Entry Name: Guildhall

Listing Date: 6 March 1959

Last Amended: 15 February 1979

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1373987

English Heritage Legacy ID: 222902

Location: Blakeney, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR25

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Blakeney

Built-Up Area: Blakeney

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Blakeney St Nicholas with St Mary and St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

1.
5320
TG 0244
2/4
6.3.59

BLAKENEY
HIGH STREET
(East Side)
Guildhall
(formerly listed as The Quay)

II*
GV

2.
C15. Originally a 2 storey building, of which only the undercroft survives.
Flint and brick with ashlar dressings. Three rectangular window openings on
east side. Moulded arch doorway on north end. Two by 4 bay vaulted interior
with brick ribbed vaults supported on octagonal stone piers. Pointed head niches
in side walls. Projection on south-east corner contains garderobe shute. Traditionally
called the Guildhall but original use not known. Possibly a Merchant's house
when Blakeney was a port and fish market in the Middle Ages. A.M.

Listing NGR: TG0281944071

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

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