Record Details

NHER Number:41261
Type of record:Building
Name:The Elms, High Road

Summary

A 17th century timber framed house with later alterations.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 08330 81465
Map Sheet:TM08SE
Parish:BRESSINGHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

June 1981. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Probably 17th century. Plastered timber-frame, with brick faced end walls. Thatched roof with gabled ends. Two storeys. Four windows. Casements, some modern. Two modern glazed doors. Brick chimney stack off centre.
Information from (S1).

(S2) in file does show four first floor windows but only three large ground floor windows plus a solid door in line with the stack; also an external west gable stack.
This account claims it is 16th century and retains many original internal doors
E. Rose (NLA), 19 March 2005.

Monument Types

  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (16th Century to 19th Century - 1600 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1170547.
<S2>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1989. Half acre. 8 September.

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