Record Details

NHER Number:40840
Type of record:Building
Name:Andrews House


Andrews House is a timber framed plastered house dating to the 17th century or earlier. Currently with two storeys, an attic and a steep thatched roof, the fact that the east end is higher than the west may indicate that this was originally a medieval hall house.

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Grid Reference:TM 19655 86343
Map Sheet:TM18NE

Full description

Situated on Bank Street.
Timber framed plastered house, 17th century or earlier.
Steep thatched roof. Two storeys and attic. East end higher than west. Eaves on metal brackets. Two first floor windows, four at ground floor. Later door, Stacks.
Details from (S1).
'One end higher than the other' is often a call to alertness re possibility of a floored hallhouse.
E. Rose (NLA), 19 October 2004.

Monument Types

  • HALL HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 593.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1154821.

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