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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: 1306681



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

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lyng

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Nov-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 220740

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/01/2012

TG 01 NE 4/34

LYNG THE STREET (north-east side) Old Smithy House

(Formerly listed as Old Smithy Cottage, The Common)


Former blacksmith's cottage. Late C18. Colourwashed brick with pantile roofs. Cottage with single storey workshop to side. 2 storeys. Symmetrical facade of 4 windows and a central doorway bordered by rusticated giant pilasters. Original 2-light windows with metal casements. Ground floor windows with transoms and skewback arches. Plain platband and a moulded brick cornice. Panelled front door with corner paterae to door case. Later porch with a zinc tent roof, ball finial and fretted eaves detail supported on chamfered posts. Single gable-end stack. Workshop extension not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TG0686417817

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National Grid Reference: TG0686417817


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