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Mayfield Farmhouse, Besthorpe

Description: Mayfield Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 220296

OS Grid Reference: TM0732896725
OS Grid Coordinates: 607328, 296725
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5289, 1.0551

Location: Silver Street, Besthorpe, Norfolk NR17 2LE

Locality: Besthorpe
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 2LE

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Listing Text


2/49 Mayfield Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Mid C16 with early C19 front range. Timber framed rear and brick
front. Roof of black glazed pantiles. 2 storey facade. Central fluted
doorcase behind C20 trellis porch. One sash window left and right and 3 to
first floor, all with glazing bars and gauged skewback arches. Overhanging
eaves and hipped roof. Rear range timber framed now incorporated into unified
block. Scattered C19 and C20 casements in 2 storey structure. Gabled roof
with off-centre ridge stack. North gable wall 1941. Dining room at rear
retains C16 spine beam with hollow and roll mouldings. Triple rolls at base.
Joists have sunk rolls.

Listing NGR: TM0732896725

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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