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GILLINGHAM HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GILLINGHAM HOUSE

List entry Number: 1050584

Location

GILLINGHAM HOUSE, RECTORY ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Gillingham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Sep-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Oct-1987

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 226839

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

GILLINGHAM RECTORY ROAD TM 49 SW 8/62 Gillingham House 25-9-51 (formerly listed as 17/22 The Rectory)

- II

Former rectory house. Late C18. Brick, partly rendered and colourwashed. Roofs of slate and black glazed pantiles. Two storeys and attics, two storey rear wing. Unequal T-shaped plan, double pile to south. Facade of six bays; sashes with glazing bars and cambered heads. Doorway with 6-panelled door offset one bay to east: moulded architrave flanked by slim pilasters with projecting canopy. Dentilled cornice. Four attic dormers with cambered lead roofs. Eaves parapet. Parapeted and coped gables; east gable has brick tumbling-in and internal chimney stack. West gable has elaborate external stack with corbelled flues and weathered offsets with tumbling-in. Two storey semicircular bay at west end of rear pile, partly slated, partly pantiled; sashes with glazing bars, the ground floor openings with semicircular heads. Two storey hipped range to rear with mainly C20 fenestration; later lean-to's on west side, chimney stack off centre on ridge line. nterior: principal ground floor rooms have C18 ceilings with geometrical rib patterns. Good classical sitting room fireplace. Plain contemporary staircase.

Listing NGR: TM4005893046

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National Grid Reference: TM 40058 93046

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