Record Details

NHER Number:3097
Type of record:Building
Name:Hope House


A house with a fine Queen Ann style seven bay front and a projecting centre, dating to 1714. It is built of black and red patterned brick with red brick dressings and has a black glazed pantile roof. There are two single storey mid 18th century extensions to the east and west, the west one containing a panelled room and fireplace.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 0383 2953
Map Sheet:TG02NW

Full description

March 1984. Listed, Grade II*.
1714. Black header bond with red Flemish bond dressings. Black glazed pantiles. Two storey with attics, seven bays, two single storey mid 18th century extentions east and west, later rear outshuts. Aprons below upper façade windows; one window blocked with glazing bars painted on.
Central pedimented doorway with consols, piers etc. Four dormers, segmental and triangular, brick dentiled cornice on outer bays. Raised brick parapets; two end and one off centre stacks. In west extension is panelled room of mid 18th century with fireplace and overmantel. Central staircase. East room has 18th century cornice.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 1 December 1983.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 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. pp 552-553.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1152886.

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