Record Details

NHER Number:17020
Type of record:Building
Name:Hall Farm


A mid 17th century two storey red brick farmhouse with later alterations. It is T shaped, with Dutch gables and a black glazed pantile roof. A long red brick barn stands nearby.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3299 2937
Map Sheet:TG32NW

Full description

February 1981. Visited.
Two storey red brick house with Dutch gables, but probably early 18th century rather than 17th century.
Perhaps as late as 1748 when hall was built?
Long red brick barn.
E. Rose (NAU), 4 February 1981.

However (S1) dates as mid 17th century. South front with 19th century door off centre and 18th century window to left. Above, two 18th century windows in narrowed openings.
Shaped gables have internal stacks, that to east octagonal with star top. West stack 20th century.
East gable wall has two rectangular ground floor windows.
Two storey rear cross wing on brick plinth with first floor platband.Shaped north gable, ridge stack.
The west side of this crosswing has a stepped stack and three light 17th century ground floor mullioned window, four light ovolo mullioned casement on first floor.
E. Rose (NAU), 13 August 1986.

Architects plans (S2) (1994) in file.

26 August 1997. NLA air photography.
Hall Farm visible.
H. Clare (NLA), 29 Mar 2001.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: Edwards, D.A. (NLA). 1997. TG3229/A.
---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 560.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2001. Farmhouse combines old with new. 23 May.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.
<S2>Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.

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