Record Details

NHER Number:11529
Type of record:Building
Name:Manor House

Summary

A 16th or 17th century brick manor house with later alterations. The house has a two storied porch, with brick finials.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 1147 2987
Map Sheet:TG12NW
Parish:CORPUSTY, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Called Elizabethan in (S1).
(S2) dates as 17th century and later, brick and pantiled.
Surveyed by NARG February 1976, see (S3).
17th century appears correct.
Groups of octagonal chimneys, blocked gable windows, two-storied porch with finials, much altered large fireplace, oven in kitchen.
Blocked round-headed door appears modern.

Surveyed by NARG February 1976, see (S3).
(S3) dates brickwork to the 16th century

However revised version of (S2), 1986, dates as 16th century, with left hand bay added in early 17th.
E. Rose (NAU) 9 July 1986.

Monument Types

  • MANOR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: SG.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1986-1989. [Sale advertisements for Manor House, Corpusty].
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 12 NW 1.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 440.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Article in Serial: Cozens-Hardy, B. 1961. Some Norfolk Halls. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXXII pp 163-208.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1373803.
<S3>Unpublished Document: NARG Building Survey.

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