Record Details

NHER Number:18361
Type of record:Building
Name:Hill Farmhouse, Stone Street


A good example of a 16th century timber framed farmhouse with 17th century and later alterations. The timber frame has been infilled with modern blockwork and the whole building extensively restored after lying derelict for many years.The stair turret is an unusual feature in a house of this size. The farmhouse has various ancillary buildings, including a barn and cartshed that are being converted to residential use.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 3033 9265
Map Sheet:TM39SW

Full description

Derelict 16th century timber framed house with screens passage and stair turret.
See report (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 10 September 1982.

Listing 1983 (S2) describes as 15th century altered in late 17th century, but this was changed at the 1987 resurvey to 16th century, altered in 17th. See report (S1) in file.

Under new ownership; name of new owner not known. Under restoration.
E. Rose (NAU), 23 April 1985

Barn conversion proposal (S3) in file.
P. Aldridge (NLA), 13 February 2006.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • 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 393.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1982. Building Report.. Building Report.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1050590.
<S3>Unpublished Document: Pearce, G. 2002. Proposed Barn Conversion, Hill Farm House, Hedenham. Planning Statement and Schedule of Condition.

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