Record Details

NHER Number:9473
Type of record:Building
Name:Intwood Hall


Intwood Hall stands on the site of a medieval manor. Elizabeth I was entertained at this earlier house. The present building was built around 1835 enclosing earlier work of around 1800. There is a 16th century garden wall and summerhouses and evidence of a post medieval cockpit. The house was owned by the Unthank family from the 19th century until the 1990s.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 1937 0424
Map Sheet:TG10SE

Full description

On site of medieval hall. Present building of 1835. Enclosing work of about 1800. 16th century garden wall and summerhouses, later altered. Evidence of cockpit.
See brief notes in file.
E. Rose (NAU) May 1990 and December 1994

Gazebos and garden walls each listed Grade II but Hall not listed.

Monument Types

  • GREAT HOUSE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BOWLING GREEN (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COCKPIT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GARDEN HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GARDEN WALL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Article in Serial: Cozens-Hardy, B. 1961. Some Norfolk Halls. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXXII pp 163-208. p 188.
---Aerial Photograph: TG1904 B,C,J-N,Q,R.
---Serial: Bryant, T. H. early 1900s. Hundred of Humbleyard.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 10 SE 8 [2].
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Correspondence: 1827. Woodward Correspondance. vol.II p.36.
---Publication: Chambers, J. 1829. A General History of the County of Norfolk, intended to convey all the information of a Norfolk Tour. Vol II. p 802.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 449.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Keswick.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S6>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1997. Master of all this - for just £6m. 4 December.

Related records

30465Parent of: Intwood Park (Designed Landscape)
44271Parent of: Lodge Cottage, Intwood Hall (Building)

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