Record Details

NHER Number:1664
Type of record:Building
Name:Thurton Hall

Summary

Thurton Hall is a mid 16th century building of three cells and two storeys, greatly extended in the mid 17th century. It has a very elaborate staircase, and an early 17th century doorway in the west gable wall.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 3304 0046
Map Sheet:TG30SW
Parish:THURTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Mid 16th century building of three cells and two storeys, greatly extended in mid 17th century with very elaborate staircase. Major alterations in 19th century.
See report (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 31 May 1989.

Monument Types

  • GREAT HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1540 AD? to 2050 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval to Modern - 1540 AD? to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1985. Stairway is fine feature.. 22 November.
---Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
---Serial: Pevsner, N. & Wilson, B.. 1989. The Buildings of England. Norfolk 2: North-West and South..
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1988. Hall will take you back in time.. 18 March.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 1989. Building Report..

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