Record Details

NHER Number:18474
Type of record:Building
Name:Greyhound Hotel, 9 St Nicholas Street

Summary

An important early or mid 16th century timber framed house, altered in the 17th century when a brick façade, a staircase and ornamental coats of arms were added. The ornate carving of internal timber frames suggest that this was a house of some importance.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 1160 8004
Map Sheet:TM18SW
Parish:DISS, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Important early to mid 16th century timber framed house.
Altered and embellished with facade, staircase, coats of arms etc in 17th century.
Hoodmoulded windows and porch on the brick façade are clearly 17th century.
The west gable wall of brick may be original, the east wall of the original house is now the west wall of the carriage arch.
Restored 1982.
See (S1) and (S2).
E. Rose (NLA) 29 October 1982.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
---Photograph: CCB 4a-14a.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 1982. Building Report..

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