Record Details

NHER Number:16431
Type of record:Building
Name:Talbot's Manor House

Summary

An early 18th century house, with substantial early 20th century alterations. The house stands on the site of a medieval manor.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 6826 0639
Map Sheet:TF60NE
Parish:FINCHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Manor mentioned by Blomefield.
Present house (mostly covered by creeper) has projecting from its east side a small 3 storey wing in red brick, perhaps 17th century, with roof of stone slabs. Main part of building is 19th century on exterior, yellow brick, slate roof with massive polygonal chimneys.
Visited by E. Rose (NAU) 6 August 1980.

(S1) states both wings are early 18th century, and that the façade is also 18th century, with early 20th century windows and a timber porch.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MANOR (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (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.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 338.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1077824.

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