Record Details

NHER Number:47499
Type of record:Building
Name:Warborough House

Summary

A two storey free-standing gault and red brick neo-classical house of about 1830 with a north wing and service wing, forming a U-shaped plan court at the rear.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9715 4319
Map Sheet:TF94SE
Parish:STIFFKEY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

May 1983. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
House. About 1830. Walls gault brick façade, red brick service wing. Roof slate. Free-standing neo-classical cube with North wing and services forming U plan court at rear.
Garden front (south), two storeys, three bays. Sash windows, glazing bars, under flat rubbed brick arches. Right (east) bay ground floor flat bow running from porch to corner with an approximately 1900 date, four light casement window inserted in enlarged opening. Stone porch on three steps. Unfluted Doric columns, but fluting introduced just below capitals; entablature carried round right bow in stucco. Piers to doorcase, two part door, raised and fielded lower panel, glazed above with margin lights. Two bay return at west, at east, two bay return, then five bay wing screening services, red brick, sashes with glazing bars.
Good staircase, landing, with Greek Revival rosette with honeysuckle.
Information from (S1).

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1830 AD to 2100 AD)
  • SERVICE WING (19th Century to 21st Century - 1830 AD to 2100 AD)
  • STEPS (19th Century to 21st Century - 1830 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1334340.

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