Record Details

NHER Number:12685
Type of record:Monument
Name:Manor House

Summary

This post medieval manor was built in 1707. It is a red brick building with six bays and two storeys. The large central doorway has ornamented capitals and pediment. There are inscribed keystones with 1707 on first floor, GFTR on second and TRM on the door keystone.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 1465 3077
Map Sheet:TG13SW
Parish:ITTERINGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1707, with a hunting scene carved on the stairway and a dog gate. The original windows and some panelled walls survive.
Information from (S1).

May 1978. Visit.
Red brick, six bays, two storeys. Large central doorway with ornamented capitals and pediment. Shaped gables. Wooden cross windows and original door. Long and detailed description given in (S2). The six windows disguise the fact that there are only three cells. Keystones inscribed 1707 on first floor, GFTR on second, TRM on door keystone (form Thomas and Mary Robins, obit 1725-6). East extension dated 1732. Interior has panelling, firegrates, jewel stopped beam in rear wing. Good attached garden walls.
See (S2) for full details.
E. Rose (NAU), 9 July 1986.

Monument Types

  • GARDEN WALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • MANOR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 13 SW 13.
---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 579.
---Unpublished Contractor Report: Penn, K. 2008. Blickling Estate, An Archaeological and Historical Landscape Survey. NAU Archaeology. 1399.
---Monograph: Vaughan-Lewis, W. & M.. 2010. Good Neighbours: Itteringham, Norfolk in the 18th century. pp 99-105, 205-206.
---Photograph: Photographs of Manor House, Itteringham. Black & white.
<S1>Archive: Bolingbroke Collection.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.

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