|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Credence House, 41 King Street|
A mid 18th century house which is now used as a museum.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 52645 07242|
|Parish:||GREAT YARMOUTH, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK|
June 1953. Listed, Grade II.
Marked 'Surgery' on OS map. House, used as a museum since 1981. Mid 18th century. Red brick. Machine-tile roof. Three storeys; three-window range. Six-panelled door to right, the upper four panels glazed. Doorcase with plain pilasters and a hood with modillion cornice. Panelled reveals. Two 2/2 unhorned sashes to left, under gauged skewback arches and with flush frames. Three similar first and second-floor sashes. Gabled roof continuous with No.42 (qv) to south. Internal gable-end stack to north.
INTERIOR: plaster cornice to entrance hall and room to north on ground floor. Arched niche either side of fireplace. Stick-baluster staircase with a ramped and wreathed handrail.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: front door approached by four splayed steps guarded by 18th century railings with square-section verticals terminating in spear-head finials above a plain top rail. Railings run entire width of house.
Information from (S1).
A. Cattermole (NLA), 18 January 2006.
- HOUSE (18th Century to 21st Century - 1750 AD to 2100 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. pp 518-519. |
|<S1>||Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1271273. |
|MNO4872||Related to: Credence House inc area of railings 41 King Street GREAT YARMOUTH (Revoked)|
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