|Type of record:||Building|
A three storey red brick country house with a 7 bay façade. Listed as late 18th century. Long term unoccupied and part of a car breaker's yard.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 231 186|
|Parish:||HAINFORD, BROADLAND, NORFOLK|
3 March 1977. Visited.
Massive seven bay three storey red brick box, probably early 19th century.
Brick porch like a smaller box. Moulded cornice.
On rear (east) is a wooden bay window on the ground floor, and a stone plaque hidden by a supporting beam.
Small extension to south with imitation shaped gable.
The whole is totally derelict and about to fall, held up by a wooden framework, yet part of the cornice which has collapsed is being repaired. Used as a huge car dump.
E. Rose (NAU), 3 March 1977.
In 1894 a dog was trapped in a drain under the lawn, and may still be there.
(S1) dates to late 18th century, of T plan.
Part of building collapsed, the condition not having changed since 1977. Photograph (S2) copies in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 28 August 1998.
Press cutting (S3) in file.
- GREAT HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 536. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. |
|<S2>||Photograph: Broadland Council. 2005. 20050982. |
|<S3>||Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2007. Will this historic hall show off its grand designs again?. 9 August. |
|MNO1261||Related to: Hainford Hall Hall Road HAINFORD (Revoked)|
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