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Church Farmhouse, Caston

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220165

OS Grid Reference: TL9587897511
OS Grid Coordinates: 595878, 297511
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5402, 0.8870

Location: The Street, Caston, Norfolk NR17 1DB

Locality: Caston
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 1DB

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Listing Text


4/3 Church Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 and mid C17. Brick and flint. Plain tiles to rear roof,
concrete tiles to front. L shaped plan. 2 storeys in 5 bays. Central door
in C20 flint and timber porch. Late C19 cross casement windows within brick
surrounds, to ground floor under segmental heads. One window blocked. Timber
eaves cornice. Gabled roof now bell based but originally straight. North
gable wall late C16 supported by diagonal buttress at north-east. Raised parapet
on kneelers originally stepped. Gable head contains 11 moulded brick trefoil
arches in inverted V. 2 arches double tiered. Gable end stacks. Rear of
main range with C20 casements in original openings. Glazed lean-to 1970's.
2 storeyed cross wing pierced with C19 sash windows to ground floor and
casements to first. Shaped gable to west with 2 blocked windows to roof.
Kneelers to gable. Rebuilt gable stack. Timber wall plates exposed.

Listing NGR: TL9587897511

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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