Record Details

NHER Number:30914
Type of record:Monument
Name:Ship House

Summary

A post medieval house containing reused medieval stone and brickwork.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 8182 1500
Map Sheet:TF81NW
Parish:CASTLE ACRE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Reused medieval stonework, almost certainly from the priory but possibly including some from the castle in boundary wall projecting from northeast corner of building in Bailey Street.
Wall apparently rebuilt in the 20th century.
House itself has quoins of early, perhaps medieval brick on Pales Green frontage (since extended) and traces of blocked openings, but all remainder of exterior is of very late date.
E. Rose (NLA) 9 November 1994.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

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