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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.


List entry Number: 1050946



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

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Buxton with Lammas

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Jan-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 227992

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TG 22 SW 6/32

BUXTON WITH LAMMAS, THE STREET (north side), LAMMAS Lammas Hall, garden walls and service courtyard



Country House, now old peoples' home. Late C17 and later. Red brick, partly limewashed. Black-glazed and smut pantile roof. 2 storeys and attics. Principal facade of eight bays with fourth bay from north advanced to form entrance. Shaped gables. Axial chimney stack in line with entrance. C19 sash windows with architraves; three ground floor casements with segmental heads, left-hand side of entrance. Moulded brick string course at first floor level. Four gabled dormers with two light casements; some leaded glazing survives. Entrance bay with fine early C18 wooden doorcase with rusticated surround with key block, carved architrave and panelled reveal. C19 brick porch with moulded brick parapet: early C18 sash window above. Chimney stack at south gable. C19 wing to north. On the east facade a two storey bay, semi-circular on plan; sashes with glazing bars and double doors with fanlight and canopy on carved oak supports. Double-pile C19 and C20 additions at north- east corner with shaped gable to south Curved brick flank walls on north and south sides, "with gate piers. Pair of C19 iron gates with overthrow on south side. Courtyard on north side containing brew house and outbuildings attached to Hall. Interior: good staircase c.1730 with turned and twisted balusters, carved tread ends.

Listing NGR: TG2472123269

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National Grid Reference: TG2472123269


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