Record Details

NHER Number:10068
Type of record:Building
Name:Tharston Hall


This Hall dates to the 1590s and later. It is in the Jacobean style and built from brick with blue brick diapering. The building's façade has six bays of mullioned and transomed windows. Inside, there is some fine 18th century panelling in one of the ground floor rooms.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 1915 9399
Map Sheet:TM19SE

Full description

1590s and later.
Partly demolished.
For full details see file.

Newspaper cutting (S1) in file.

Battery of solar collectors placed on roof after being refused consent by South Norfolk District Council in 1992 but granted on appeal. Copy of photograph (S2) in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 25 November 2003.

Monument Types

  • BRIDGE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GARDEN WALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GREAT HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STABLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TM 19 SE 1.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 698.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Post-Medieval. Tharston.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1997. Heritage home in a quiet corner. 21 March.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1983. Military menage. 4 February.
<S2>Photograph: Unknown. 2003. [unknown].

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