Record Details

NHER Number:13439
Type of record:Building
Name:Ivy Farm Cottages


This long flint and brick building was originally a single house but has been split into three cottages. It was built in the 16th or 17th century. Inside there is a masonry chimneypiece depicting the Prince of Wales' feathers. There are several original doors and frames.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2655 3921
Map Sheet:TG23NE

Full description

March 1978. Visit. [1]
Long building, apparently originally a 17th century house, now three cottages. Flint and brick, two storeys. Several brick edged windows since narrowed. Small window at north end west front, and at south end staircase window(?). East front masked by modern additions. No name displayed; informant says it is Ivy Farm, but the map marks
this name as opposite Sidestrand Church.
E. Rose (NAU), 14 March 1978.

The name is in fact Ivy Farm Cottages. (S1) describes as 16th/17th century. (S1) notes on interior a masonry chimneypiece with Tudor arch, flat pediment with Prince of Wales Feathers. Several original doors and frames. External brick staircase now from first to attic floors only. Grade II.
E. Rose (NAU), 8 August 1989.

17 January 2012. Planning Application.
Alterations to rear elevation to provide a first floor bathroom and bedroom. Installation of dormer windows along with a conservatory and store.
See (S2) for further details.
Z. Dack (HES), 20 December 2012.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

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, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 664.
---Unpublished Document: Yardley, C. J. 2011. The Mun Valley: Historic landscape Assessment and Landscape Character Assessment for Norfolk Coast Project. p 12.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1171109.
<S2>Unpublished Document: 2011. Planning Application.

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