Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 220695
OS Grid Reference: TF9863921138
OS Grid Coordinates: 598639, 321138
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7513, 0.9418
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TF 92 SE NORTH ELMHAM HOLT ROAD
House. C16, re-roofed and extended in 1640 according to plaster date on
rear wall. Important C18 and C20 extensiomand repairs. Rendered timberframe
with one colourwashed brick gable-end and pantile roof. 2 storeys with attic.
Facade with irregular fenestration. 2 C18 3-light first floor windows with
metal casements. 2 3-light C19 ground floor casements. Modern off-centre
front door. 2 sloping dormers with metal casements. Date incised in recess
above back door which has a simple gabled hood. One C18 or early C19 3-light
window with metal casement. Brick gable-end probably belongs to 1640
remodelling. Later extensions to side and rear not of special interest.
Remains of 3 roof trusses of heavy scantling suggesting a C16 date with
ties and some surviving arched braces. Roof, probably of 1640, of about
7 bays with collars, double sets of butt purlins and windbracing. Painting
in a cupboard of a ship, probably C17 (Norfolk Archaeology. XXXVII, 1981).
One room with C18 raised and fielded panelling and an eared fire surround.
Listing NGR: TF9863921138
Source: English Heritage
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