Record Details

NHER Number:15327
Type of record:Building
Name:Woodrow Farm and barn


This oldest parts of this timber framed house date to the late 15th or early 16th century. The north end of the building and a solar were rebuilt in the 16th century. It was repaired in the 19th century. There is also a 17th century barn with many mullioned windows that have now been filled in.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 1609 9072
Map Sheet:TM19SE

Full description

Woodrow Farm.
17th century timber framed house, perhaps with one cell demolished. Repaired in 19th century. Barn, 17th century? with many mullioned window sites. Former farmworker's quarters?
See (S1).
Listed Grade II.
See (S2).
E. Rose (NAU), 3 October 1986.

Barn listed Grade II.
See (S2).

Further details of construction revealed.
See (S3).
E. Rose (NAU), 11 February 1988.

May well have been a house of around 1500 with usual solar rebuilt about 1600.
See (S3).
E. Rose (NAU), 25 November 1988.

June/July 1999. In front garden.
Flake. Humanly struck flint flake with glossy creamy white patina. Some secondary flaking mainly on ventral face, removing much of bulb of percussion. Some more recent (post patination) damage. Much of the flaking may be accidental.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 1 March 2000.

Monument Types

  • BARN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKE (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 185.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1986. Building Report.. Building Report.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1049683.
<S3>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. Building Report.. Building Report.

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