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Old Hall Farmhouse, Great Ellingham

Description: Old Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220193

OS Grid Reference: TM0159196491
OS Grid Coordinates: 601591, 296491
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5290, 0.9705

Location: Penhill Lane, Great Ellingham, Norfolk NR17 1LR

Locality: Great Ellingham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 1LR

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Listing Text


11/31 Old Hall Farmhouse
21/ 7/51 (Formerly listed as Old Hall
- and Barns)
House, now farmhouse. c.1570. Timber framed with wattle and daub and some
clay lump infill on brick plinth. Black glazed pantiled roof, red to rear.
Cross wing plan. 2 storeys. Central range flanked by gabled cross wings.
2 asymmetrical doors, that to right C19. 2 renewed lower casements. 3 3-light
timber mullioned casements above of C17 or C18. Gabled roof. North wing has
one renewed window each floor and C20 French window. Attic storey. Ground
floor encased in brick. Timber studding on north wall exposed. Gabled roof
with bargeboards. C20 stack. South wing similar with early C19 tripartite
window to ground floor. Rear with C18 catslide extension timber framed on
brick plinth. Fenestration C19 and C20. 2 C20 flat dormers and 2 large
external stacks. Original staircase rising to attic survives. Heavy turned
balusters on square bases. Newel posts with incised rectangular fields and
top ball finials. Moulded handrails.

Listing NGR: TM0166996604

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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