Record Details

NHER Number:32733
Type of record:Building
Name:Old Hall (formerly Coopers Farm), The Street

Summary

Old Hall is a much altered 17th century building of red brick which has been partially rendered. The house has a large offcentre chimney of five moulded and linked lozenge shafts. Inside the large rooms have spine beams, and a three-sided 'parlour' fireplace has also been retained.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0571 2443
Map Sheet:TG02SE
Parish:THEMELTHORPE, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Listed building description (S1) states much altered 17th century. Red brick part rendered; hipped roof, two storey and attic. Sash windows, 20th century casements. Pentise extensions on north and south. Large offcentre chimney of five moulded and linked lozenge shafts. Some stopped beams, brick fireplaces with bressumers.
Plans submitted for planning application 1997 (S2) show that house retains three cell plan with one room beyond stack having three-sided 'parlour' fireplace, large room on other side and two rooms side by side at end. Large rooms have spine beams. Winding stairs in former entrance lobby now behind outshut.
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 21 April 1997.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 689.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1050967.
<S2>Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.

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