Record Details

NHER Number:12002
Type of record:Building
Name:Neatherd Road Maltings

Summary

The maltings used to exist on both sides of the railway at this spot. To the west of the railway were two parallel buildings with slate roofs and internal kilns. There were also several semi detached contemporary cottages. These have now been demolished and housing developed on the site. The buildings east of the railway were built either in 1850 or in 1881. This is an H shaped red brick building, now being converted into flats.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 9935 1344
Map Sheet:TF91SE
Parish:DEREHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

June 1978. Visit.
Neatherd Road Maltings. On both sides of railway south of Neatherd Road.
19th century. In very poor condition (western block).
See (S1).
E. Rose (NAU) 27 June 1978.

1984. Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society survey of buildings.
West of railway, two parallel buildings with kilns included, a pair at each end and another pair in the centre. Slate roofs.
Very poor condition. Semi detached contemporary cottages. East of railway better condition, dated 1850; one three storey row with two kilns topped by ventilators like oast houses, and opposite two storey with one kiln, and beyond large building with sack hoist. Width of central yard suggests a railway siding once here.
See (S2).

Western group are of later date than eastern. H shape comprises four identical units with central circular drying kiln. Eastern set not accessible. Suggests random growth, whereas western a planned development. No evidence of railway siding suggested above.
E. Rose (NAU), 16 January 1984.

October 1984.
Original pair of foreman's cottages mentioned above demolished.
E. Rose (NAU), 9 October 1984.

1991.
Two blocks east of railway demolished. Western blocks under restoration as conference centre etc.
E. Rose (NLA), 1 November 1991.

Central Turner kiln later demolished.

(S1) states western blocks date from 1881 and that some internal iron columns remain, despite information to contrary from Breckland Council. Southern ends collapsed 1997; public enquiry into proposed demolition 1998 refused permission.
E. Rose (NLA), 26 February 1998 and 17 April 1998.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MALTINGS (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: GYT 25, HPT 31-6.
---Aerial Photograph: TF9913 T-V,AT,AV-AW,AZ-ABB.
---Graphic material: Various. Various. Architectural plans..
---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1995. TF 9913ACU - ACW.
---Newspaper Article: 1981. Eastern Daily Press. 4 August.
---Newspaper Article: 1982. Eastern Daily Press. 4 October.
---Newspaper Article: 1983. Eastern Daily Press. 14 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1983. Eastern Daily Press. 27 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1990. Eastern Daily Press. 6 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1991. Eastern Daily Press. 25 January.
---Newspaper Article: 1991. Eastern Daily Press. 4 February.
---Newspaper Article: 1991. Eastern Daily Press. 31 October.
---Newspaper Article: 1994. Eastern Daily Press. 24 February.
---Newspaper Article: 1994. Eastern Daily Press. 2 September.
---Newspaper Article: 1997. Eastern Daily Press. 11 June.
---Newspaper Article: 1997. Eastern Daily Press. 28 June.
---Newspaper Article: 1997. Eastern Daily Press. 1 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1997. Eastern Daily Press. 23 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1997. Eastern Daily Press. 30 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1997. Eastern Daily Press. 3 October.
---Newspaper Article: 1997. Eastern Daily Press. 21 October.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 12 January.
---Newspaper Article: 2002. Eastern Daily Press. 4 January.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 13 January.
---Newspaper Article: 1992. Eastern Daily Press. 15 April.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 14 March.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 10 April.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 29 April.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 28 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 13 August.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 18 August.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 13 October.
---Newspaper Article: 1999. Eastern Daily Press. 10 April.
---Newspaper Article: 1999. Eastern Daily Press. 27 May.
---Newspaper Article: 1999. Eastern Daily Press. 15 July.
---Newspaper Article: 2000. Eastern Daily Press. 17 February.
---Newspaper Article: 2000. Eastern Daily Press. 22 February.
---Newspaper Article: 2001. Eastern Daily Press. 21 June.
---Newspaper Article: 2001. Eastern Daily Press. 1 August.
---Newspaper Article: 2002. Eastern Daily Press. 17 July.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 17 October.
---Newspaper Article: 1998. Eastern Daily Press. 16 October.
---Newspaper Article: 1992. Eastern Daily Press. 17 April.
---Newspaper Article: Dereham and Fakenham Times. 1989. 23 June.
---Newspaper Article: Dereham and Fakenham Times. 1989. 2 June.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Fiche: Exists.

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