Record Details

NHER Number:22727
Type of record:Building
Name:Green Farm House and barn

Summary

Green Farm House is a 17th century flint and brick house with a pantiled roof. It forms a long single range of five bays. The 5th bay was an addition to the original house. The porches date to the 19th century. The nearby 18th century flint and brick barn has a heart pattern in brick in the gables and over the ventilation slits.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 1028 3736
Map Sheet:TG13NW
Parish:HEMPSTEAD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

House. 17th century flint and brick, pantiled. Long single range five bays, 5th bay an addition. Bays 1 and 2 to left lobby entrance, bays 3 and 4 to right through passage. Two storeys and attic. Two axial stacks, right hand being between original and extension, left hand between bays 1 and 2, and between 3 and 4. 19th century porches. Windows altered. Left hand gable of coursed flint with two blocked windows under brick hoodmoulds. Fourth bay has interior roll moulded beam with run out stops.

Barn. Across road. 18th century, coursed flint, brick dressings, flint plinth capped in brick. Brick patterning of hearts in gables and over ventilation slits. Six bays with large door on 4th.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 9 July 1986.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---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 545.
---Photograph: Green Farm House & Barn, Hempstead. Print.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entries 1049212 and 1152715.

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