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Pond Farmhouse, Bircham

Description: Pond Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 221545

OS Grid Reference: TF7758732702
OS Grid Coordinates: 577587, 332702
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8625, 0.6366

Location: B1155, Bircham, Norfolk PE31 6QT

Locality: Bircham
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE31 6QT

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Listing Text

7/14 Pond Farmhouse
5.6.53. (formerly listed as
Pond Farmhouse and
- II
Farmhouse. Late C16 or early C17. Knapped coursed flint, brick dressings,
red pantiled roof. 2 storeys, 4 windows. Ground floor has 2 sashes with
glazing bars in C18 brick openings, one enlarged C19 plate glass sash, one
C19 3 sided canted bow with 3 plate glass sashes. 4 regularly spaced first
floor sashes with glazing bars in C18 brick dressed openings. Central c.1840
doorcase with architrave surround, palmette console brackets, entablature
and pentice canopy. 3 panel raised and fielded reveals, 4 panel raised and
fielded door. Rectangular fanlight above with margin light glazing bars.
East gable has earlier evidence : one blocked ground floor rectangular window
with flush brick quoins, 2 first floor brick dressed fire windows with relief
brick drip moulds, one attic window. Ground floor brick dado-level string
course, brick quoins, eaves and coped end gables. 2 end gable and 2 ridge
C20 replacement stacks. West gable has one attic drip mould fire window.
2 storey hipped roof wing at right angles. Rear has one ground and one first
floor brick dressed long and low windows. Ground floor lean-to outshut wing.

Listing NGR: TF7758732702

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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