Record Details

NHER Number:19947
Type of record:Building
Name:Dyson's Farm, Long Row


This very fine timber framed house retains its original upper floor and chimneystack. It has both screens passage and lobby entrances together along with a porch tower. The dateable features indicate an early 16th century date, but the property has been carefully restored in recent years.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 1266 8800
Map Sheet:TM18NW

Full description

June 1981. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
C17 house. Plastered timber-frame. Steep gable-ended roof clad in corrugated iron. West end gable jettied. Brick chimney stack off centre and at east end. Two storeys and attic. Four widely spaced windows. C19 and modern casements. Short 2-storeyed wing to north with jettied gable on brackets, probably originally porch at staircase wing although said not to contain staircase presently. Doorway in front of chimney with 4-centred head with carved spandrels, plank door.
Information from (S1).
H. Mellor (HES), 23 June 2017.

Very fine timber framed house with original upper floor and stack, probable first-floor hall as well as ground floor, screens passage and lobby entrance together, porch tower, spandrelled doorways. Dateable features indicate an early 16th century date. Under sympathetic restoration.
See report (S2) and photographs (S3) in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 20 January 1984.

Monument Types

  • BARN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BARN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 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. pp 731-732.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1989. Medieval home for horse lovers. 20 January.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1050000.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1984. Building Report.. Building Report.
<S3>Photograph: CLX 33-7NN.

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