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Beech Farmhouse, Shipdham

Description: Beech Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 220888

OS Grid Reference: TF9697808856
OS Grid Coordinates: 596978, 308856
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6417, 0.9099

Location: Shipdham, Norfolk IP25 7NN

Locality: Shipdham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP25 7NN

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Listing Text

TF 90 NE
5/96 Beech Farmhouse
- II
Former farmhouse. C16 and later. Rendered timber frame replaced with
brick to south. Pantile roof. Vestigial screens passage plan with former
opposed entrances. One and a half storeys. South facade has 3 bays of
2-light C19 casement windows with apparent wooden lintels and rectangular
hood moulds to ground floor. Off-centre C20 glazed door in original
position beneath a C19 gabled hood on curved brackets. North facade has
3 bays of 3-light casements and a modern door opposite an off-centre axial
stack. C19 gabled hood on curved brackets and with shaped barge boards.
Added gable-end.stack to west. Interior. Elaborately moulded re-used
bridging joists with chamfered joists in hall. Pair of re-set service
doors with 4-centred heads. 4-centred head to former north door. Fine
queen post roof truss with cambered tie and arched braces.

Listing NGR: TF9697808856

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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