Record Details

NHER Number:34734
Type of record:Building
Name:Wood Farm

Summary

A 17th century farmhouse with and 18th or 19th century extension. The house may originally have been timber framed, and was later encased in brick.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 8646 2708
Map Sheet:TF82NE
Parish:HELHOUGHTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

January 1984. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Farmhouse. 17th century. Red brick, red-pantiled roof. 2 storey lobby-entrance plan. 6 window ground and first-floor, 19th century casements with glazing bars, at ground-floor under cambered brick arches, at first-floor under wooden lintels. Brick porch with 4 panel door with rectangular fanlight, barge boarded gable, gabled pantile roof. Brick plinth base, swept eaves and steeply pitched roof. Straight-joint on brick suggests 2 easternmost bays are additions. Off-centre and east end stacks.
Information from (S1).

Timber framed house, three cell plan but with kitchen instead of parlour, apparently about 1700.
Brick wing added in 18th or 19th century with panelled room; remainder of house clad in brick at that time or later. Much altered in 1994.
Barns with reused limestone.
See (S2) in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 22 November 1999.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1172006.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1999. Building Report.. Building Report.

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