Record Details

NHER Number:10880
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Up Hall and Uphall Farm


This moated site dates to the medieval period and is the site of a late medieval house. A few small sections of the moat survive as earthworks, the rest having been destroyed during landscaping. Until its demolition in the late 1960s, Uphall Farmhouse stood outside and to the north of the moat. It was built in the late medieval period as a hall house and was altered in the 17th and 19th centuries.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 0127 8396
Map Sheet:TM08SW

Full description

Site of Up Hall.
Moat, mostly destroyed/landscaped.
Uphall Farm, late medieval hall house altered 17th and 19th centuries, demolished. Was located outside and to north of moat, presumably replaced earlier medieval house within the moat.
For full details and report (S1) see file.
E. Rose (NAU), 22 October 1980.

Monument Types

  • HALL HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Medieval to Cold War - 1400 AD to 1968 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Medieval to Cold War - 1400 AD to 1968 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TM 08 SW 7.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Garboldisham.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Mercer, E.. 1965. Uphall Farm.

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