Record Details

NHER Number:12643
Type of record:Building
Name:The Roundhouse, Mill Road

Summary

This hexagonal 'bottle lodge' was built in 1844. The two storey building has round-headed windows with cast iron frames.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7973 2563
Map Sheet:TF72NE
Parish:HARPLEY, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

21 July 1977. Visit.
Octagonal 'bottle lodge' dated 'WN 1841' in blocked window over door. Windows round headed. Central chimney, not original. Excellent condition. (S1)'s description is wrong.
E. Rose (NAU), 21 July 1977.

(S2) (building now known as the Roundhouse) says it is hexagonal, and dated 1844 not 1841.Two storeys. Windows are cast iron.
E. Rose (NAU), 24 February 1986.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • LODGE (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.
---Photograph: Roundhouse, Harpley. Photographs of extension..
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 387.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Monograph: Pevsner, N. 1962. North-West and South Norfolk. The Buildings of England. 1st Edition. p 188.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1305503.

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