Record Details

NHER Number:11601
Type of record:Building
Name:21 Tunn Street and adjacent wing in Swan Street


Locally this is known as the oldest house in Fakenham. It is an L shaped 16th century building with reused stone quoins that has been considerably altered. The section on Swan Street was added in the 17th century.

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Grid Reference:TF 9192 2948
Map Sheet:TF92NW

Full description

August 1983. Visit. 21 Tunn Street and adjacent wing in Swan Street.
16th century house? with stone quoins, fragment only remains, with rear wing in 17th century style. Under restoration for Norfolk County Council/Historic Buildings Trust.
See (S1).
E. Rose, 22 August 1983.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds

  • ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.
---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 459.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---*Rolled Plan: Large Plan Exists.
---Photograph: CLQ 1-3.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1983. Building Report.

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