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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: GYMNASIUM AT SMITHDON SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1342261

Location

GYMNASIUM AT SMITHDON SCHOOL, KINGS LYNN ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
NorfolkKing's Lynn and West NorfolkDistrict AuthorityHunstanton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1993

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 221298

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History

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Details

HUNSTANTON KINGS LYNN ROAD TF 64 SE

213/1/10000 Gymnasium at Smithdon School

II*

School gymnasium. 1950-54. Alison and Peter Smithson. Steel frame and buff sandlime brick infill; flat roof. Freestanding symmetrical block of one tall storey in height; upper part of wall delineated by horizontal division and of taller proportion than lower floor. Obscured solid panels to ends; long side of nine bays wide with end bays broader than those between and of solid brickwork, while central seven bays to upper part of wall are fully glazed. Later swimming pool attached is not of special interest. The gymnasium is an integral part of this important school.

Listing NGR: TF6780640536

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National Grid Reference: TF 67806 40536

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