Record Details

NHER Number:40558
Type of record:Building
Name:Home Farm complex

Summary

The complex consists of the farmhouse, barn and outbuildings. The model gault brick and slate farmhouse was built in 1861 in a T-shaped plan with Gothick style windows. The brick and slate barn has two storeys and three bays. There are two identical gault brick and slate outbuildings in the form of a pavilion.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 70572 09446
Map Sheet:TF70NW
Parish:MARHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Farm, consisting of:
Model farmhouse 1861, T-plan, gault brick and slate. Two storeys. Three bay façade with centre broken forward under gable between pilasters with stepped capitals. Gothick Y-tracery windows. All gables have ornamented bargeboards. Double octagonal ridge stacks. Letter H on all gable heads.

Barn. Brick and slate, Two storeys and three bays defined by pilasters and string course, so façade has six raised panels. Door at centre. Each side bay has honeycomb brick vent within round headed recess. Moulded cornice. Similar end walls of one bay.

Two identical outbuildings in form of pavilion, flanking entrance. Gault brick, hipped slate roofs. Square, two storeys. Brick panels give a pilastered appearance. Wagon entrance to rear. Windows, altered on one building. Attached boundary wall with pilasters having stepped capitals; intermittent sawtooth cornice; blocked secondary entrance of greater height, rises through parapet.
Details from (S1).
(S2) in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 5 July 2004.

March 2008.
Proposal for first floor extension to the property
See (S3) for more information
H White (NLA) 19 November 2008

Monument Types

  • BARN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FARM (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GARDEN WALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Designation: Listed Building Consent.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 534; Pl 109.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entries 1077829, 1077830, 1077831 and 1152160.
<S2>Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.
<S3>Unpublished Document: LPB Design. 2008. Design and Access Statement, Home Farm, The Street, Marham.

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