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Twyford Hall, Twyford

Description: Twyford Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220703

OS Grid Reference: TG0172724679
OS Grid Coordinates: 601727, 324679
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7820, 0.9897

Location: A1067, Twyford, Norfolk NR20 5LY

Locality: Twyford
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 5LY

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Listing Text


5/51 Twyford Hall

- II

Stately farmhouse. C17 with an important late C18 side addition. Brick
with black pantile and slate roofs. Double pile plan with irregular service
adjuncts to east and a late C18 side addition to west recently shortened
by fire. 2 storeys with attic. Facade of C17 brickwork in English bond,
heightened with later brickwork. Central C17 2-storey porch with semi-
circular headed entrance. Later stucco platband, pediment and cornice.
C18 mullion and transom upper floor window with leaded glazing and metal
casements. C17 door frame with double ovolo mouldings and wide ogee stops.
2 C18 2-light mullion and transom windows, one later 3-light mullion and
transom window and one modern 2-light casement to ground floor. Sash windows
with glazing bars to upper floor. Plain dentil cornice and 3 flat-roofed
dormers with 2-light casements. 2-bay late C18 extension of large sash
windows with glazing bars beneath skewback arches Moulded cornice, parapet
and plain giant pilaster at division. One massive off-centre axial stack
and other stacks to rear. Eastern additions not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TG0172724679

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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