Record Details

NHER Number:1574
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Manor House


This early 18th century manor was extended in 1868 or 1885. It was heavily damaged by fire on 29 October 1974 and was completely gutted by fire eight years later on 12 February 1982. The manor was demolished and new houses built on the site.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 690 327
Map Sheet:TF63SE

Full description

Early 18th century, extended in 1868 (S1) or 1885 (S2). Heavily damaged by fire 29 October 1974 when in use as a
hotel, and completely gutted by fire 12 February 1982.
See (S3).

BBC television news report described building as 'dating back to 1745' but pictures showed what appeared to be a totally Victorian Jacobethan building.
E. Rose (NAU), 15 February 1982.

Building was afterwards demolished and a housing estate now stands on the site.

Article missing from file [J Yates, 20 July 2010].

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1982. Blaze guts Ingoldisthorpe Manor. 12 February.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Newspaper Article: Lynn News. 1996. Tasty tales of the past. 30 January.
---Newspaper Article: Lynn News. 1990. [Photographs of Ingoldisthorpe Manor and present site]. 23 January.
---Newspaper Article: Lynn News. 1989. [Photograph of Ingoldisthope Manor first printed in 1982]. 29 December.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Post-Medieval. Ingoldisthorpe.
<S1>Archive: Bolingbroke Collection.
<S2>Monograph: Bryant, J.. 1900. Norfolk Churches..

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