List entry

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: GUILDHALL

List entry Number: 1373987

Location

GUILDHALL, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
NorfolkNorth NorfolkDistrict AuthorityBlakeney

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 06-Mar-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Feb-1979

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 222902

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

1. 5320 BLAKENEY HIGH STREET (East Side)

Guildhall (formerly listed as The Quay) TG 0244 2/4 6.3.59

II* GV

2. C15. Originally a 2 storey building, of which only the undercroft survives. Flint and brick with ashlar dressings. Three rectangular window openings on east side. Moulded arch doorway on north end. Two by 4 bay vaulted interior with brick ribbed vaults supported on octagonal stone piers. Pointed head niches in side walls. Projection on south-east corner contains garderobe shute. Traditionally called the Guildhall but original use not known. Possibly a Merchant's house when Blakeney was a port and fish market in the Middle Ages. A.M.

Listing NGR: TG0281744077

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: TG 02817 44077

Map


© Crown Copyright and database right 2014. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2014. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.

This copy shows the entry on 21-Oct-2014 at 05:53:45.