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Old Nag's Head, Holme Hale

Description: Old Nag's Head

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 221023

OS Grid Reference: TF8867307528
OS Grid Coordinates: 588673, 307528
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6327, 0.7866

Location: 5 Church Road, Holme Hale, Norfolk IP25 7DR

Locality: Holme Hale
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP25 7DR

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Listing Text

TF 80 NE
5/26 Old Nag's Head


Farmhouse. Early C16, floored, extended and chimneys added during C17.
Rendered timber frame, partially replaced with flint and brick. Colourwashed
brick gable-ends and stack bay. Ashlar quoins to added stack bay. Thatched
roof. Eastern half a former open hall with through passage. Returned brick
gable-end with stack added to west. Added western half producing a massive
central axial stack. Continuous outshut to rear. 2 storeys with attics.
Irregular fenestration of Victorian and modern 2-light casement windows with
glazing bars. Modern gabled dormer window to western half. Moulded brick
corbels to former parapet gable. Some apparent studs to rear above the
continuous utshut. C20 brick gable-ends and rebuilt chimney shafts. Interior.
Timber frame apparent in eastern half with close studding and arch-braced
clasped purlin roof with window bracing. Service partition with solar
survives. Moulded stone jambs to first floor fireplace with traces of original
paint. One surviving through passage doorway with 4-centred head. Clasped
purlin roof also to western half. Ogee and nicked chamfer stops to added first
floor doorway.

Listing NGR: TF8867307528

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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