Record Details

NHER Number:15090
Type of record:Building
Name:The Grange


Mid to late 16th century H shaped house. On the chimney stack in the upper floor are traces of a wallpainting of flowers, animals and swags. Under a cupboard beside one of the fireplaces a shoe dating to no later than 1610 has been found. This would have been put there during construction as a charm. There is also an 18th century brick barn.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 4490 9551
Map Sheet:TM49NW

Full description

Said to be of 1545, seems nearer 1570, with later alterations. Fragmentary wall painting.
See (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 12 April 1985.

Westerwald sherds and rare type of shoe 1580-1610 found in 1986.
See (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 17 December 1986.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SHOE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WALL PAINTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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 179.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Photograph: CQX 1-4.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1985. Building Report.. Building Report.

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