Record Details

NHER Number:37298
Type of record:Building
Name:Church Farm


A post medieval farm. The brick and flint farmhouse dates to the 17th to 18th centuries and the associated farm buildings date from the 18th century onwards. One of the barns includes 16th or 17th century work.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 11759 11330
Map Sheet:TG11SW

Full description

2002. Building Survey.
18th-century brick barn has base of walls of 16th- or 17th-century date. Other farm buildings of 18th-century and later date. House not included in survey but stated to look as if it too may have early post-medieval origins.
See report (S1) for further details.
E. Rose (NLA), 12 July 2002. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 18 May 2015.

Listed building description (S2) dates house to 17th to 18th century. 18th century block of red brick and pantiles, 17th century north wing of brick and flint. T plan, two storeys; main south façade of three bays of arched windows and Doric doorcase. Brick corner pilasters; moulded brick string course between floors; paired eaves backets. Two rearwall stacks. Older wing with central stack and external gable stack, 20th century windows.
The barn is also listed but the description is now superceded by R. Smith's survey (S1).
Plan for conversion (S3) in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 25 September 2003.

Monument Types

  • BARN (15th Century to 21st Century - 1500 AD to 2100 AD)
  • FARM (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FARMHOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD to 2100 AD)
  • CART SHED (18th Century to 21st Century - 1800 AD to 2100 AD)
  • NISSEN HUT (Early 20th Century to 21st Century - 1920 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 427.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Contractor Report: Smith, R. 2002. Church Farm Barns, Honingham. Robert Smith.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1051542.
<S3>Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.

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