Record Details

NHER Number:10158
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of original Manor House


This is the site of the original Manor House before Brooke Hall was built in around 1830 (see NHER 10152). Only the garden walls of early 18th century date survive.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 294 996
Map Sheet:TM29NE

Full description

Site of old hall before Brooke Hall was built in around 1820, see NHER 10152.
Now occupied by modern houses in Old Hall Close.
Wall along road to west in chequered brickwork of about 1700, former garden wall.
Also on south; bears plaque in memory of Astley-Cooper, a surgeon born here.
Visited E. Rose (NAU) 28 September 1978.

Monument Types

  • GREAT HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • GARDEN WALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GREAT HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---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. Brooke.

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