Record Details

NHER Number:24723
Type of record:Building
Name:Meadow Farm House (formerly Letheringsett Manor)


A large post medieval house. Most of the house was built in the mid 17th century and is probably dated by a plaque of 1664, although one gable may be earlier. A new façade was added during the 18th century and in the 19th century an extension was added. Associated farm buildings date to the 18th and 19th centuries.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 0590 3903
Map Sheet:TG03NE

Full description

Large cruciform house.
One gable may predate main fabric which is otherwise one build, with date plaque 1664. Very fine arrangement of
ovolo moulded beams, elaborate doorframes and hinges. Refenstrated in 18th century. Extension 1850. Subdivided in 20th century. To be restored?
Farm buildings 18th/19th century date.
See full details (S1) and architects' plans 1997 (S2) in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 23 April 1997.

S. Heywood (NCC) report (S3) in secondary file.
J. Allen (NLA), 13 April 2000.

Monument Types

  • FARMHOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: HNY 23-36.
---Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1304844.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1998. [Sale advertisement for Meadow Farm House]. 23 October.
---Photograph: Photographic record of Meadow Farm Letheringsett. Print.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1997. Building Report. Building Report.
<S2>Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.
<S3>Publication: Heywood, S. 1999. Meadow Farmhouse.

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