Record Details

NHER Number:32178
Type of record:Building
Name:Willow Farm

Summary

This timber-framed house has two storeys and an attic. The chimneystack is centrally located. It is of early 17th century date, but there are indications that it may be a fragment of an older building.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 1852 9445
Map Sheet:TM19SE
Parish:THARSTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

June 1981. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Probably 17/18th century. Plastered timber-frame fronted in red brick in 19th century. Steep pantile roof with gabled ends. Two storeys and attic (attic windows in gable ends) Casement windows. Central brick chimney stack.
Information from (S1).

Timber-framed house. Two cell with central chimneystack, two storeys and attic. Certainly of early 17th century date at the latest, but there are indications that it may be a fragment of an older building. Structural state of the building does not at present permit closer examination.
See report in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 10 January 1997.

This building was in a state of disrepair until the mid/late 1990s but has since been fully restored.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 14 January 2009.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD to 2100 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1997. [Articles on the potential demolition of the Willow Farm Barn].
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1179328.

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