Record Details

NHER Number:43070
Type of record:Building
Name:Hickling Hall

Summary

The brick hall was built around 1700 and has a slate roof. The building has two storeys and a dormer attic in seven bays. The central three bays are recessed. Inside the lounge retains its large framed panelling. The surrounding garden wall was mostly built at the same time. The nearby brick and flint two storey granary dates to the 17th century although it has been altered later. It is now used as a general storage outbuilding. On the east side is a honeycomb dovecot under the eaves.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 41245 24476
Map Sheet:TG42SW
Parish:HICKLING, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

House. About 1700. Brick with vitrified headers and slate roof. Two storeys and dormer attic in seven bays, central three bays recessed.

17th century granary with later alterations, now a general storage outbuilding. Brick and flint. Roof of pantiles and plain tiles. Two storeys.
For further information see list description.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 1 February 2006.

Monument Types

  • GRANARY (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD to 2100 AD)
  • HOUSE (17th Century to 21st Century - 1700 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1172316.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. pp 551-552.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2014. Farming family face up to festive inferno at historic Hickling Hall. 29 December.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2014. Hall is hit by blaze. 27 December.

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