Record Details

NHER Number:46137
Type of record:Building
Name:Hallfield Farmhouse, Thompson


This late 17th century farmhouse is probably timber-framed, with rendered clay lump infill. It is built on a brick plinth and has a thatched roof, and has a lobby entrance plan. There is an 18th century gabled extension to the east of one storey and an attic.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 9212 9645
Map Sheet:TL99NW

Full description

English Heritage Listing:
Hallfield Farmhouse, Thompson.
Farmhouse. Late 17th century. Probably timber framed with rendered clay lump infill on brick plinth with thatched roof. Lobby entrance plan. One storey and dormer attic. Early 20th century gabled timber porch. One 19th century casement left and right with glazing bars. Small casement to left. Three gabled dormers with corrugated tiles and 19th century casements. Tripartite ridge stack over door. 18th century gabled extension to east of one storey and attic. Flint with diaper brickwork. Various casement windows, pantiled roof and tumbling to gable head. Outbuildings extend to north displaying similar features.
Information from (S1).

(S2) in file adds that attached to the house were in 1987 the ruins of a timber framed barn with arched braces and jowled posts, probably 18th century, with cart porches and later extensions; and also some other farm buildings converted to housing, the date and purpose of which are no longer evident.
E. Rose (NLA), 30 May 2007.

Monument Types

  • FARMHOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1600 AD? to 2050 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1600 AD? to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • 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Unpublished document: UEA. 1987. UEA Historic Farm Building Survey..

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