The Griffin Hotel

Date:
9 Jul 2002
Location:
The Griffin Hotel, Church Street, Attleborough, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17 2AH
Reference:
IOE01/07590/23
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TM 04 95 ATTLEBOROUGH CHURCH STREET (south side) 11/2 The Griffin Hotel 21.7.51 II

Hotel. Mid C17 and C18. Timber framed, brick and rendered with pantiled roofs in T plan. 2 storeyed facade forms cross wing. Carriage entrance to right, door left of centre and 3 renewed cross casements to ground floor.

Applied timbering to first floor interrupted by 3 mullioned casements. All windows with leaded lights. Bell based gabled roof above decorated bargeboards and timber eaves cornice. Rear range 2 storeyed with dormer attic descending in 4 ranges. Brick plinth and flat brick string course at first floor.

Miscellaneous late C19 sash windows and 2 flat topped dormers C20. Interior of restaurant with early C18 brick fireplace and timber framing exposed studs with straight bracing. Main bar similar although timbers altered.

Sitting room over carriage arch has late C17 panelling utilising masons mitre construction. Dog leg staircase retains ball turned balusters and square moulded handrail with plain square newel posts.

Listing NGR: TM0483895411

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Wickham_David R. IOE Records for Wickham, David R.; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr David R. Wickham. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Wickham, David R.

Rights Holder: Wickham, David R.

Keywords

Brick, Pantile, Render, Timber, Stuart Timber Framed Building, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Hostel, Commercial, Domestic, Residential Building, Restaurant, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Carriageway, Transport, Road, Road Transport Site