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Foulden Hall, Foulden

Description: Foulden Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 220954

OS Grid Reference: TL7685198627
OS Grid Coordinates: 576851, 298627
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5567, 0.6073

Location: Highmoor Drove, Foulden, Norfolk IP26 5AG

Locality: Foulden
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP26 5AG

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Listing Text

TL 79 NE

4/7 Foulden Hall

- II
House. Late C16 and later. Brick, formerly timber framed, with plain tile
roofs. Single pile with a Victorian double pile extension to rear. 2
storeys with attics. Facade Victorian with canted 2-storey porch and 2 other
canted bays of single and 2 storeys. Sash windows with single vertical
glazing bars beneath skewback arches. Moulded cornice and low parapet.
2 gabled dormers. Gable-ends in early brickwork laid in English bond.
External stacks gaining width on to moulded brick corbelling at gable level.
Both stacks with 4 octagonal shafts. 2 original window reveals with
rectangular brick hood moulds survive to southern end. External stack to
rear of main block with 4 rebuilt octagonal shafts (now obscured by Victorian
extension). Off-centre axial stack probably modern with 2 octagonal shafts.
C20 extension to north. Original collar and butt purlin roof with wind
bracing. Fine late C16 stair with turned balusters and newel posts with
pierced knops. (Believed to have come from Didlington Hall). Fragments
of timber frame survive.

Listing NGR: TL7685198627

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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