Record Details

NHER Number:44527
Type of record:Building
Name:Barningham Old Rectory


A former rectory dating to about 1830. The brick and flint house has decorative octagonal chimney pots and an attached coach house and stable block.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 13798 36614
Map Sheet:TG13NW

Full description

February 1987. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
House, formerly Rectory, about 1830. Brick, pantile roof. L-shaped with double wing to rear. 2-storeyed symmetrical front range of 3 gabled bays each breaking forward. Central door and fanlight under rendered 4-centred arch and hood mould. Casement windows with mullions and transoms under square hood moulds, those to ground floor of 4 lights, those to first floor of 3 lights; 2-light window over door. Internal gable end stacks project slightly. Ostentatious octagonal chimney shafts with oversailing star caps: two each on end stacks, one central axial shaft, 2 each at rear of first and third bay, one at gable end of rear wing to east (shaft to gable end of rear wing to west removed), 2 to gable end of extension to rear wing, east. Garden front, east, of rear wing: 2 bays, 2 storeys; pebble flint and brick, mosaic, brick cornice, pantiles; glazed door to left, 20th century steel framed casements. 2 bay extension of wing to north in brick under pantiles; ground floor casement windows under segmental heads; 3-light casement with transom to 2nd bay of first floor under gable. Rear wing to west in pebble flint and brick mosaic. Attached coach house with loft over and stable block with original stalls to north.
Information from (S1).
A. Cattermole (NLA) 10 May 2006

Monument Types

  • (Former Type) VICARAGE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COACH HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STABLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 379.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1049182.

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