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Rougham Hall, Rougham

Description: Rougham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220443

OS Grid Reference: TF8297020660
OS Grid Coordinates: 582970, 320660
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7526, 0.7097

Location: 5 Holly Close, Rougham PE32 2SJ

Locality: Rougham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 2SJ

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Listing Text


1/42 Rougham Hall
House. Original wing believed to be a service wing of Hon.Roger North's
house (now demolished) of circa 1690. Additions of 1878, 1906 and later
not of special interest except for re-positioned staircase and panelling.
Flint and brick to original wing. Pantiled roof. 2 storeys with attic.
Scattered fenestration including one C18 or C19 5-light casement window
with transom beneath a segmental arch, one possibly late C17 2-light
mullion and transom window with some leaded lights, one sash window with
glazing bars and several 2-light casements. One large off-centre axial
stack. Interior with very fine staircase of c.1700 brought from Finborough
Hall (Suffolk) in 1878. Open string with turned balusters with carved
leaf decoration, swept handrail and unusual carved tread ends. Some re-
set oak panelling in hall and dining room. In hall a fluted frieze and
carved arms with motto "Durum Pati" dated 1569. Included primarily for

Listing NGR: TF8297020660

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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