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LEICESTER SQUARE FARM BARN

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: LEICESTER SQUARE FARM BARN

List entry Number: 1153244

Location

LEICESTER SQUARE FARM BARN, FAKENHAM ROAD

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: South Creake

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Oct-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 221639

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TF 83 SE SOUTH CREAKE FAKENHAM ROAD (south)

5/55 Leicester Square Farm Barn.

G.V. II

Barn. 1793 by Samuel Wyatt for the Holkham Estate. English bond red brick, gault brick dressings, red pantiled roof. 2 storey elevation, 9 bays. Distinctive Neo-Classical style. East front has ground floor plinth. 6 honey- comb brick ventilation windows under segmental brick soldier arches arranged in single outer and paired centre bays. First floor gault brick plat-band forming sill of 6 semi-circular rubbed brick arched Diocletian honeycomb brick ventilation windows. 3 pedimented advanced opposed east and west cart entrances with segmental arches and plastered typanums. Moulded gault brick cornices and pediment, lead flashings. Dentil eaves cornice. North and south gables mid-C20 rebuilding. Central ridge weathervane. West elevation now intact in 2 south-west end bays only, with mid C19 lean-to outshut additions to north formerly repeated east. East range of symmetrical model farm layout.

Listing NGR: TF8666833698

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National Grid Reference: TF 86668 33698

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