British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Granary Immediately North West of Oxfootstone Farmhouse, South Lopham

Description: Granary Immediately North West of Oxfootstone Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 220642

OS Grid Reference: TM0515880996
OS Grid Coordinates: 605158, 280996
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3885, 1.0135

Location: Brick Kiln Lane, South Lopham, Norfolk IP22 2JS

Locality: South Lopham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 2JS

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around South Lopham, Norfolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


7/110 Granary immediately
north west of Oxfootstone


Disused granary. "DANIEL HAMLING March 3 Raised 1822" carved on a roof tie.
Rectangular in plan. Single storey additions to west and south. Rendered and
tarred timber frame with wattle and daub infill on tall brick and flint plinth.
Weatherboarded gable-ends and pantile roof. East facade with 4 2-light ventilation
openings, one boarded door and a 2-leaf bearded cart door. West facade with
one 2-light ventilation opening and a boarded door. Interior. 2 low rooms to
ground floor and cart-entrance bay open to roof. Plaster ceiling between floor
joists. Modern staircase leading to grain floor. Timber frame of light scantling
with tension bracing, jowled principal posts with 5 arch-braced ties. Separate
principal rafter trusses with upper and lower collars. Wedgetenoned butt purlins.
Rafters complete and resting on the backs of the purlins and with a ridge board
at the apex.

Listing NGR: TM0515880996

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.