Record Details

NHER Number:12652
Type of record:Building
Name:Santonhouse Farm

Summary

This L-shaped building has a massive central chimney. The building may have been a medieval hall house with the north to south wing added in the 17th century. It has been rendered making any clear interpretation difficult.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 8293 8721
Map Sheet:TL88NW
Parish:LYNFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

July 1977. Visit.
Rendered over with concrete, making details invisible.
L-shaped. East-to-west wing has high roof, and massive central chimney with ingle window. Perhaps originally a medieval hall house. North-to-south wing could be 17th century. Good condition.
E. Rose (NAU), 27 July 1977.

Monument Types

  • HALL HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

Related records - none

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