Record Details

NHER Number:29005
Type of record:Building
Name:No Name Farmhouse or Florence Farm

Summary

A post medieval farmhouse, with a 17th century 'tower' block, with an 18th century wing attached. The 'tower' may have been attached to an earlier, timber framed building.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 4400 1306
Map Sheet:TG41SW
Parish:FLEGGBURGH, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK

Full description

Remarkably ornate early 17th century tower house apparently added to an older, perhaps timber framed building; the latter since replaced in the 18th to 19th centuries in three stages.
See (S1) and (S2).
E. Rose (NLA) 16 May 1994.

(S2) dates the 'tower' block to the late 17th century. The first floor has an elaborate 17th century window, with a moulded brick architrave and pilasters.

Monument Types

  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (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

---Graphic material: Various. Various. Architectural plans..
---Photograph: Photographic record of Florence Farm Fleggburgh. Print.
---Photograph: Photograph of No Name Farmhouse or Florence Farm, Fleggburgh, Great Yarmouth. Black & white.
---Archive: Heywood S. (HES). 1994. Norfolk County Council Site Visit Record - No Name Farmhouse or Florence Farm, Fleggburgh.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 1994. Building Report..
<S2>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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