Record Details

NHER Number:19253
Type of record:Building
Name:The Grove

Summary

A high quality house, dating to the early 17th century. It has a lobby entrance and is two storeys high with an attic. There may have been some alterations in the later 17th century, and the building was extended to the west in the late 18th century. There were further alterations in the 19th century and part of the building was recently rearranged.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 9659 8596
Map Sheet:TL98NE
Parish:BRIDGHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Timber framed house, with fine 17th century porch. 19th century brick gable wall and extensions. Formerly pargetted.
See description in file.
E.Rose (NLA) 10 September 1997.

August 2004.
Detailed inspection revealed that this is a Jacobean house of remarkably high quality. With remains of staircase, glazed attic windows etc, extended in the late 18th century and remodelled around 1820. Subsidiary wing probably 18th century. See (S1), (S2) in file. (S3).
E. Rose (NLA) 10 August 2004.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: 1996. The Grove, Bridgham. Print.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 2004. Building Report..
<S2>Graphic material: Various. Various. Architectural plans..
<S3>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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MNO5208Related to: The Grove BRIDGHAM (Revoked)

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