CAISTER HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1228031
Date first listed:
04-Dec-1987
Statutory Address:
CAISTER HALL, CASTLE LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CAISTER HALL, CASTLE LANE

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Great Yarmouth (District Authority)
Parish:
West Caister
National Park:
THE BROADS
National Grid Reference:
TG 50420 12218

Details

TG 51 SW WEST CAISTER CASTLE LANE

5/49 Caister Hall G.V. II*

House. Originally "C15 outbuildings to Caister Castle and possibly forms remains of outer courtyard. Rebuilt 1830's. Brick and colourwashed brick. Slate roofs. L plan. At south-west corner a 3 storey C15 drum tower. Entrance doorway and C20 ground floor windows. Rectangular windows above to each floor at erratic intervals. Parapet and flat C20 roof. Running north a C15 wing greatly altered. 2 storeys. Doorway and one renewed cross casement each floor, the lower of 3 lights, the upper of 2. Gabled roof with partly external north gable end stack. Abbuting north again a 2 storey C15 brick structure standing over segmental arch. Under this arch came barges bearing bricks and materials for construction of castle. One rectangular window each floor above arch, that to ground floor with ashlar surround. Gabled roof. Arch survives to east side of building also. Main east wing C19. 2 storeys. 4 bay north elevation. Bowed porch left of centre with panelled door and one C20 window each side. 4-vaned fanlight over door. Brick doorcase carrying open pediment. Windows are sashes with glazing bars beneath gauged skewback arches except that in west bay of ground floor which is a cross casement. Gabled roof with 4 ridge stacks and modest cupola over door.

Listing NGR: TG5042012218

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
402086
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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