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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: 1305357



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

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Heydon

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: 228703

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3/44 Cropton Hall 19-1-52

- II*

Farmhouse. C17 and early C18; dated 1702 on north gable. Red brick with steeply-pitched pantile roof. Two storeys and attics, cruciform plan. Shaped south gable with two ground floor and two first floor cross-casements, renewed. Internal chimney stack with two octagonal chimney shafts with moulded caps and bases. Moulded brick eaves corbels to gable. Gable return with diapering. West wall five bays wide: cross-casements at first floor level. Central doorway with moulded brick pilasters, entablature with pulvinated frieze and segmental pediment. Original door with upper octagonal panels, lower six cruciform panels, now slightly truncated at base. 2-light rectangular fanlight with gauged brick arch over. Ground floor windows 3 x 4-light casements with transoms replacing original four windows (arches still in situ). Platband at first floor level. Modillion eaves cornice. South wall of west wing 3 windows wide: ground floor sashes with single glazing bar, wider than the arches above them, first floor cross-casements. Platband with moulded soffit. Internal stack at west gable with two diagonally-set shafts. Two moulded string courses on gable. Large central ridge stack with four octagonal shafts with moulded caps and bases. North range dated 1702 on shaped gable: ground floor openings altered with rendered lintol-band above. Two first floor cross-casements and 2-light attic window. Blocked openings in east wall. Later gabled range to north-west dated 1730. Gabled stair turret to east with semicircular-headed stair window with glazing bars. Interior: has good C17 staircase, closed string, with turned balusters and newels, urn-finials to newel posts.

Listing NGR: TG1079428374

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National Grid Reference: TG 10794 28374


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