Record Details

NHER Number:35377
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Farm building north of Tower Farmhouse

Summary

A 19th century farm building that contains reused carved medieval masonry including colonettes, jambs and bases.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 6681 1742
Map Sheet:TF61NE
Parish:MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Farm building on corner of Tower Lane.
West wall, of carrstone, contains a number of fragments of reused limestone including colonettes, jambs and bases.
E. Rose (NLA), 5 May 2000.

This building is part of a range of 19th century brick and flint cattle sheds, the south face of which is supported on iron poles. There is a small separate block in 19th century brick with wooden poles. (S1) for the buildings to the south (NHER 41102) mentions reused masonry there which was not found; NHER 35377 is not listed but this may imply it was meant to be.
E. Rose (NLA), 14 January 2005.

Monument Types

  • FARM BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1077650.

Related records

41101Part of: Tower Farmhouse, Tower End (Building)

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