Record Details

NHER Number:60042
Type of record:Monument
Name:Wall immediately south-east of Hales Hall


Boundary wall of late 15th-century date. This wall formed the eastern boundary of the outer court of Hales Hall, which lay to the west, on the site of a medieval moated hall (NHER 1053).

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 3696 9603
Map Sheet:TM39NE

Full description

Previously recorded under NHER 1053.

February 1977. Listed Grade II*.
Boundary wall, late 15th-century, running from the barn to the house with gateway off centre. Red brick with blue brick diapering. Rounded brick coping. Ventilation slits as niches. Forms east side of yard. The gateway was widened this century.
Information from (S1). Noted in (S2). Also see photograph (S3).
P. Watkins (HES), 8 March 2017. Amended by A. Beckham (HES), 6 January 2020.

1978. Field Observation.
Site visited by E. Rose.
Diaperwork wall with remains of gateway connects barn with north range.
Information from file notes for NHER 1053 (S4).
P. Watkins (HES), 8 March 2017.

Monument Types

  • BOUNDARY WALL (Medieval to 21st Century - 1467 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1169573.
<S2>Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. pp 376-378.
<S3>Photograph: Green, B. 1960. Photograph of a late 15th-century wall immediately south-east of Hales Hall, NHER 60042. Digital. jpeg. M1367.
<S4>Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service. NHER 1053.

Related records

1053Part of: Site of Hales Hall (Monument)
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