Record Details

NHER Number:15778
Type of record:Building
Name:No 3 Market Street


No 3 is one of the most interesting buildings on the north side of Market Street. It is a timber-framed and jettied building, with a two-storey early 16th century hall at the rear, which has jetties and moulded window mullions. The street façade has a large and unusual tiebeam on the first floor and an a 16th century inserted ceiling with possible loading door. Also of not is a late 19th century butchers shopfront entered in the middle through a late 17th century door under an unusual light.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 1091 0154
Map Sheet:TG10SW

Full description

Timber framed jettied building, early 16th century with hall at rear. Street block has large, unusual tiebeam at first
floor and inserted ceiling, ?late 16th century; possible loading door, and ?late gable stack. Rear wing not examined in detail.
For more details see report (S1) in secondary file and (S2).
E. Rose (NLA), 7 November 1996.

Monument Types

  • HALL HOUSE (Medieval to Modern - 1500 AD? to 2050 AD)
  • HOUSE (Medieval to Modern - 1500 AD? to 2050 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Medieval to Modern - 1500 AD? to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Serial: Pevsner, N. & Wilson, B.. 1989. The Buildings of England. Norfolk 2: North-West and South..
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
---Photograph: BPF 19; HNF 1-5.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E. (NLA). 1996. Building Report..
<S2>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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