Record Details

NHER Number:11566
Type of record:Building
Name:Church Farm Barn


A mid 18th century flint and brick barn with a thatched roof and central doors. It retains its original beams. To the north and east are good examples of flint and brick farm buildings of the same period.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3089 3420
Map Sheet:TG33SW

Full description

September 1976. Visited.
Church Farm Barn.
Barn about 9m (30 feet) high and 18m (60 feet) long.
Flint with brick surrounds to slit windows.
Brick internal walls. Thatched.
Original beams remain, some strong enough to support modern machinery.
Walls partly repaired.
18th/19th century. (S1).
Good contemporary flint and brick pantiled farm buildings to north and east.
A number of old railway mileage posts lie around, some from the North Staffordshire line.
E. Rose (NAU), 16 September 1976.

Monument polygon amended to cover just the listed barn. New record (NHER 60801) created for the farmstead. A photographic record of the farm buildings was made in October 2013 ahead of planned conversion to residential use.
See report (S2) for details.
A. Yardy (HES), 10 June 2015.

Monument Types

  • BARN (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.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1049953.
<S2>Unpublished Report: McArthur Tring Architects. 2013. Historic Building Survey. Church Farm Barns, The Street, Knapton. Historic Building Recording.

Related records

60801Part of: Church Farm Barns (Building)

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