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Manor Farmhouse, Bradenham

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 221003

OS Grid Reference: TF9440508260
OS Grid Coordinates: 594405, 308260
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6372, 0.8716

Location: 74 Bradenham Road, Thetford IP25 7QE

Locality: Bradenham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP25 7QE

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Listing Text

TF 90 NW
Manor Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Late C16, extended during C17 and refaced during late C18.
Timber frame largely replaced with brick. Black pantile roof. Central 2-
storeyed porch to west facade and later service wing to rear forming a T.
2 storeys with disused attic. Porch with painted eared architrave and
moulded brick pediment to segmentally arched entrance. Modern 2-leaf door.
Large painted sundial above with a blade gnomon. The date 1671 is cut through
the blade and may correspond to the date of the whole porch. Single angled
chimney shaft to porch gable. Sash window with glazing bars to north side
and blocked original window to south. Facade of 5 bays of sash windows with
glazing bars beneath skewback arches. 2 C18 lead downpipes with hoppers.
Early C19 projecting eaves with paired brackets. C17 gable-ends with stacks
each having 3 angled interconnecting shafts. Off-centre axial stack with
rebuilt shaft. C19 service wing to rear with 4 cast iron casement windows
with small panes. Interior. Surviving joists, ties and some wall posts
of timber frame. Steeply pitched C18 roof with collars and 2 sets of wedge-
tenoned butt purlins. One surviving principal rafter of original roof with
former collar and butt-purlins. Winding stair from first floor to attic.
Some re-positioned oak panelling.

Listing NGR: TF9440508260

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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