Record Details

NHER Number:42781
Type of record:Building
Name:King's Head Inn


Timber framed inn, possibly dating from as early as the 15th century.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 16825 82479
Map Sheet:TM18SE

Full description

March 1977. Listed, Grade II.
Timber framed inn, ground floor plastered, first floor with mock Tudor cladding. Gabled roof, retiled before 1973. Two storeys and attic. Five windows. Moulded doorcase with fanlight. Two dormers. Good brick chimney stack with four octagonal shafts with moulded bases. Rear wing with large mullioned and transomed window. 17th century.
See (S1) for the complete listing details.
E. Rose (NLA), 13 December 2005.

(S2) in file claims the building is 15th century but gives no evidence for this. Notes proposed conversion to residential but building is still shown as a public house on GIS.
E. Rose (NLA), 13 December 2005.

Monument Types

  • INN (14th Century to 21st Century - 1400 AD? to 2100 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (14th Century to 21st Century - 1400 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • 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 298.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1152183.
<S2>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1997. Pub may become a private house. 6 August.

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