Record Details

NHER Number:41102
Type of record:Building
Name:Tower Farm Barn and south sheds

Summary

A 17th or 18th century barn built of galletted carstone with brick dressings. The barn has a central extended porch and a 19th century braced kingpost roof. The cattle shelter dates to the 19th century, and is also built of carstone and brick.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 66804 17370
Map Sheet:TF61NE
Parish:MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Barn, possibly late 17th century, more probably 18th, of somewhat unusual plan, 19th century additions and alterations. Attached wall and 19th century cattle sheds, stated in (S1) to have reused medieval masonry but this not found. Possible confusion with site NHER 35377 which has separate NHER number as it is not listed. For the farmhouse formerly associated see NHER 41101.
See (S2) and (S3) in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 14 January 2005.

June 2008. Photographic survey.
See (S4) for details.
H. White (NLA), 12 November 2009.

Monument Types

  • BARN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COW HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

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

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Unpublished document: Rose, E. (NLA). 2005. Building Report..
<S3>Graphic material: Various. Various. Architectural plans..
<S4>Unpublished document: Waite, R.. 2008. Photographic record of Tower Farm Barns, Middleton..

Related records

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

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