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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: 1077808



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

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bircham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Apr-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 221549

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TF 73 SE BIRCHAM GREAT BIRCHAM 7/18 King's Head Hotel. G.V. II Public house. 1860, incorporating an earlier structure. Whitewashed brick, tiled roofs. 2 storeys with attics range to north, one storey with attics range at south, forming 'L' plan. Tudor-Gothic. Range to north has 2 ground and 3 first floor 3-light wooden casements with glazing bars. Dentillated brick drip moulds. Gabled porch has raised and fielded Gothic 2 leaf doors. Fret work barge board. At north dormer gable springing from eaves to ridge height with one 2-light casement, C20 replacement barge boards. To south dormer with 2 light casement with drip mould head, replacement barge boards. 3 north and 2 south diamond section, corbelled headed stacks. Wing at south has returned gable with ground floor 3-light drip mould headed casement, first floor architrave framed opening with smaller inserted 2-light casement. Date- stone 1860 above. C20 replacement barge board. 2 paired diamond section stacks with corbelled head. Included for group value on village green.

Listing NGR: TF7675532239

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National Grid Reference: TF 76755 32239


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