History in Structure

Visiting for the first time since the site upgrade? Read what's new!

Great Witchingham Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Witchingham, Norfolk

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7238 / 52°43'25"N

Longitude: 1.1258 / 1°7'32"E

OS Eastings: 611186

OS Northings: 318603

OS Grid: TG111186

Mapcode National: GBR TCQ.9FB

Mapcode Global: WHLRV.8SCQ

Entry Name: Great Witchingham Hall

Location: Great Witchingham, Broadland, Norfolk, NR9

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Parish: Great Witchingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Listing Date: 19 January 1952

Last Amended: 22 July 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219939

Source ID: 1076861

Listing Text

TG 11 NW GREAT WITCHINGHAM HALL ROAD

6/31 Great Witchingham Hall.
(formerly listed as
19.1.52 The Hall).

II*

Country house, now partly offices. Late C16/early C17 in origin, much altered
and remodelled in the C19. Red brick with stone and plastered brick dressings:
steeply pitched slate roof. Two and three storeys. On the south front a
Tudor porch and two adjoining bays, three storeys, mullion and transom windows
with pediments, stepped gables and embattled parapets, South wing of 1812 built
by Timothy Tompson: two storeys, pedimented windows, crow-stepped gables, bays
divided by pilaster with crocketted pinnacles. North front remodelled by
Charles Kett Thompson in 1872: three storeys, millioned, transomed and pedimented
windows, stepped gables and crenellated parapets. Two canted bays with polygonal
angle turrets and finials. Many groups of moulded brick chimney shafts with
star-caps. Good fireplace of 1609 with female figures against the ovemantel.
Some panelling, said to have come from Kirstead Hall.


Listing NGR: TG1118618603

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.