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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.

Name: 16-26, CHURCH LANE

List entry Number: 1077937



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: Heacham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1953

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Sep-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 221181

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TF 6837 9/1

HEACHAM, CHURCH LANE (north) 16 - 26 (even)

(Formerly listed as Almshouses)


G.V. II Almshouses. Dated 1763, but materials and details largely of 1913. Carstone plinth, squared clunch, red brick dressings and red pantiled roof. 2 storeys, U-plan with 2 returned wings and cross-wing. Nos. 18 - 24 form central range with ground-floor 2 4-light and 2 3-light casements, first floor 2 single- light, 2 2-light, 2 3-light and 2 4-light casements, all wooden framed with glazing bars. At centre 3 brick with tile keyblock arches, 2 boarded doors and central open arch, at corners 2 boarded doors. Returned wings, No. 16 and 26, with gable ends with 4 single-light casements, quoins and shaped parapet gables, brick ventilation holes in gable and paired diamond pattern stacks on apex. Returns with one ground-floor single-light and 2 2-light casements, first floor 2 single-light and 2 2-light casements. Single arched doors, boarded. Centre with 6 double shaft stacks, wings with one to ridge. Forecourt enclosed with carstone wall.

Listing NGR: TF6820337898

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National Grid Reference: TF 68203 37898


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