Record Details

NHER Number:12059
Type of record:Building
Name:2 Fair Green


A late 16th-century timber-framed hall house which was converted into a Gothick villa in the early 19th century.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 1118 7956
Map Sheet:TM17NW

Full description

June 1972. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
17th century and later, timber framed, plastered. Tiles. Two storey and attic. Exterior now has the appearance of an early 19th-century villa. Twin gables with ornamental barge boards, easement windows with labels. Small pointed casement above central entrance with 18th-century six-panel door and patterned fanlight, in wood case with flat hood on brackets. Wing to east and to rear.
Information from (S1).
P. Watkins (HES), 14 March 2019.

1974. Building Survey.
Examined by Royal Commission:
Late 16th century timber framed hall and crossing house converted into early 19th century Gothick villa.
Twin gables with ornamental bargeboards.
'Of high quality and in good condition'.
See report (S2).

Monument Types

  • HALL HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1373530.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Richmond, H. and Taylor, R.. 1974. RCHME Building Survey.

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