Record Details

NHER Number:13057
Type of record:Monument
Name:Street Farm


This was originally a hall house of about 1500, reconstructed in the 17th century and again in about 1800. Late Saxon and medieval pottery fragments have been found in the grounds, as well as a medieval buckle.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 0180 0779
Map Sheet:TG00NW

Full description

Surface find, probably from spoil from septic tank.
One rim sherd of grey medieval cooking pot.
One rim of bowl, Thetford ware, hard grey, Grimston shape but not ware.
(S1) in file.

A. Rogerson (NAU), 12 January 1978.

The house itself is identified by A. Carter (CEAS) as a hall house of about 1500, reconstructed in the 17th century and in about 1800 (S2). See file for copies of sketches and rough notes found in A. Carter archive.

Found in gardening at almost same spot as marked on map but given as garden of Rose Cottage, Dereham Road.
15th century double looped buckle with projecting wings; loop has moulded decoration. See LMMC pl.LXXVII.

Slide NCM (S3). Drawing (S1) in file.

S. Margeson (NCM) 16 April 1982.

Monument Types

  • HALL HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.
<S2>Article in Serial: Atkins, M. W., Sutermeister, M. and Carter, A. 1978. Excavations in Norwich - 1977/8. The Norwich Survey - Seventh Interim Report. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXXVII Pt I pp 19-55. p 45.
<S3>Slide: Various. Slide.

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