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Home Farmhouse, South Pickenham

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 221057

OS Grid Reference: TF8563104634
OS Grid Coordinates: 585631, 304634
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6078, 0.7401

Location: B1077, South Pickenham, Norfolk PE37 8DY

Locality: South Pickenham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE37 8DY

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Listing Text

TF 80 SE (easr side)

Home Farm House


Farmhouse. Dated 1773 on north gable, but incorporating an earlier house of c1600.
Red brick and flint, steeply pitched roof of French pantiles. Two storeys with
part cellar, T shaped plan. Facade to west has flint and brick plinth with advanced
centre bay of flint dressed with red brick demarking gable of earlier house. Range
of three windows, widely spaced; three 3-light ground floor casements, 2 with seg-
mental heads, one with gauged brick arch. At first floor level three 2-light case-
ments and three blind openings. Off centre doorway in advanced bay with segmental
head; four panelled door under a plain tiled canopy on brackets. Parapeted gables
with tumbling-in, that to the south incorporating an earlier gable-line. Internal
gable stacks. Wing to east of two storeys with two and three-light casements, some
20th century. Segmental heads to openings. Chimney stack on ridge line; internal
stack at east gable. Lower 1½ storey service range to east with steeply-pitched
roof and parapeted gable with tumbling-in and chimney stack on north side. Pantiled
catslide extension on north side incorporating entrance door.

Interior: east range has tie and bridging beams with barred stops and joists with
stepped run-out chamfer stops.

Listing NGR: TF8563104634

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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