Record Details

NHER Number:7898
Type of record:Monument
Name:Site of Drayton Lodge and associated outbuilding


This is the site of a now demolished building known as Drayton Lodge. Associated outbuildings of probable early 18th-century date survive to the west (NHER 62372) and another demolished building to the rear of the house apparently had the date 1697 on its gable.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 1771 1383
Map Sheet:TG11SE

Full description

Building at rear of 'Drayton Lodge' had date 1697 on gable; now demolished
Information from (S1).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 25 October 2017.

April 1978. Field Observation.
Visit to Lodge Farm.
The 'Drayton Lodge' refered to is not the scheduled ruins (NHER 7854) but a house west of village.
There are still a few outbuildings here called 'Lodge Farm' and a garage (NHER 62372). They could well be 17th century .
E. Rose (NAU), 27 April 1978. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 25 October 2017.

Marked on 1st edition 1 inch Ordance Survey map (S2) as 'Drayton Hall'.
E. Rose (NAU) 6 May 1982.

1980s. Building Survey.
Survey of extant outbuildings noted in 1978 suggests they probably date to the early 18th century.
See NHER 62372 for further details.

Monument Types

  • BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • OUTBUILDING (17th Century to 21st Century - 1697 AD to 2100 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S2>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1824-1836. Ordnance Survey First Edition 1 inch..
<S2>Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Post-Medieval. Drayton.

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