Record Details

NHER Number:32173
Type of record:Building
Name:Carr Farm

Summary

This early 17th century house has a timber frame hidden behind 20th century bricks and render. The building has three bays and two storeys. There is a 19th century clay lump rear extension. Inside are original 17th century fireplaces and a panelled stair cupboard.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 0648 9230
Map Sheet:TM09SE
Parish:OLD BUCKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Early 17th century house of three bays and two storeys. Timber framed clad in 20th century brick at front, otherwise rendered. 19th century clay lump rear extension. Glazed pantile roof. Central axial stack of six octagonal shafts. Lobby entrance plan with newel stair. Interior has close spaced studwork, shutter grooves to windows, blocked mullioned
windows, 17th century fireplaces. Braced end walls at first floor and 'jowelled storey posts', panelled stair cupboard with cockhead hinges. Interior remodelled 18th century. Story of panelling removed 1930s. Curved windbraces and evidence of dormers.
Information from Breckland District Council.
Building Protection Notice issued December 1996.
Listed 1997.
E. Rose (NLA), 6 January 1997.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
---Photograph: 1997. Carr Cottage, Old Buckenham. Inkjet Printout.
---Archive: Heywood S. (HES). 1996. Norfolk County Council Site Visit Record - Carr Farm, Old Buckenham.

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