Record Details

NHER Number:33846
Type of record:Building
Name:Elder Farmhouse

Summary

A carrstone and brick house dating to about 1600, which was extended in the 1640s. The house has a Classical doorway and moulded beams.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7229 2139
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:GRIMSTON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

About 1600, extended 1648.
Carrstone, brick, pantile. L plan, 3 bays, 2 storeys.
South facade with platband and Classical doorway.
Gable end internal stacks.
Northeast quoins of limestone.
Added wing has stone dated 1644 (introductory text however says 1648).
Central cell has stone floor and stair.
Ovolo moulded beams, some with bar stops.
Details from (S1).
E. Rose (NLA) 25 September 1998.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

Related records - none

Find out more...

Norfolk County Council logo Heritage Lottery Fund logo

Powered by HBSMR-web and the HBSMR Gateway from exeGesIS SDM Ltd, and mojoPortal CMS
© 2007 - 2019 Norfolk Historic Environment Service