Record Details

NHER Number:14611
Type of record:Building
Name:Dunston Manor


Dunston Manor dates to the around 1710 and is of chequered brick. This two storey building has large windows with wooden crosses and a stable range to the north, and a contemporary cottage with shaped gable to the west.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2253 0257
Map Sheet:TG20SW

Full description

Early 18th century, chequered brick. Double house with two shaped gables at each end. Two storeys, five bays,
central hooded doorway with narrow windows each side. Larger windows have wooden crosses. String course on facade between floors, and under gables. Stable range on north connects with a contemporary cottage that has a shaped gable to west.
Visited by E. Rose (NAU), 1 March 1979.

Press cutting (S1) in file.

See further details in listed building description (S2) which dates house to around 1710 and states the attached 'cottage' is in fact a contemporary stable, later converted.
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 16 February 1999.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (18th Century to 21st Century - 1710 AD? to 2100 AD)
  • STABLE (18th Century to 21st Century - 1710 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 314.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1991. [Sale advertisement for Dunston Manor]. 2 August.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.

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