Record Details

NHER Number:44226
Type of record:Building
Name:Glaven Farmhouse

Summary

A late 17th century and later farmhouse. It is built of flint with brick dressings and has a pantile roof. The main section has two storeys and an attic, while an additional bay has two storeys. Large fireplaces, beams and 18th century panelling survive inside.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 05965 38396
Map Sheet:TG03NE
Parish:LETHERINGSETT WITH GLANDFORD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

September 1987. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description Excerpt:
"Farmhouse, late 17th century, flint with brick dressings, pantiles. Two cell plan with end internal stacks, two storeys and attic, plus one bay to right of rear wing. Rendered plinth."
Information from (S1).
Please consult the National Heritage List for England (S1) for the current listing details.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 4 April 2006. Amended J. Cullis (HES), 12 November 2019.

Document produced by owners (from 1992) describes the history of ownership and provides a description of the layout of the house. The present house is L-shaped. The 1666 hearth tax return records 4 hearths and refers to the 3 storey part of the house which faces west. The 2 storey part that faces south previously had an old building (possibly a barn) at the east (river) end.
See (S2) for full details.
A. Yardy (HES), 17 February 2016.

Monument Types

  • FARMHOUSE (17th Century to 21st Century - 1650 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1152266.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Shepherd I. & A.. 2012. Glaven Farm - A History of the Building.

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 - 2020 Norfolk Historic Environment Service