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Hill Farmhouse, Banham

Description: Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 220293

OS Grid Reference: TM0647887704
OS Grid Coordinates: 606478, 287704
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4483, 1.0370

Location: Winfarthing Road, Banham, Norfolk NR16 2HA

Locality: Banham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR16 2HA

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Listing Text


8/47 Mill Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17 timber frame with later, mainly early C19, alterations and additions.
Rough cast render on timber frame above tarred brick plinth. Black glazed pantiled
roof. 2 storeys and attic. Off centre ridge stack, rebuilt above ridge, to right;
19C external gable end brick stack on left. L plan: 3 bay range with added rear
wing dated 1803. Early C19 brick 2 storey entrance porch added in front of original
lobby entry. Greek revival doorcase to porch with fluted Doric half-columns and
paterae. Sash window above and gable with scalloped barge boards. 3-light casements
to either side of added porch on both floors with 2 horizontal glazing bars to ground
floor casements and one bar to first floor casements. Ground floor window only in R.H
bay, similar detail. C17 roof framing has windbraces. Rear wing with coped gable,
original 6 pane casements. Applestore on first floor. Single storey brick and
pantile lean-to at rear.



8/46 Hill Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Second half C17. Timber framed with wattle and daub infill with
some brick. Pantiled roof. Through passage plan. 2 storeys. Original door
to right and later door left of centre. Scattered C18 casements. Central
ridge stack and subsidiary external north gable stack. Gables with 2 drip
shelves and louvred roof ventilation panels. Heavy wall plate. Kitchen outshut
to rear. Interior timber framing arch braced at corners and at main frame
divisions. Spine beams to ground floor with tongue stops. Winder staircase
by stack. Solid treads from first floor to attic. Some internal doors retain
H hinges. Tie beam roof with Queen post struts to collars and one tier of
clasped purlins.

Listing NGR: TM0647887704

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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