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Village Farmhouse Barn, Houghton

Description: Village Farmhouse Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 221612

OS Grid Reference: TF7923727673
OS Grid Coordinates: 579237, 327673
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8168, 0.6583

Location: Houghton, Norfolk PE31 6TY

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

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Listing Text


11/28 Village Farmhouse
5.6.53. barn (previously listed
as Village Farmhouse
including barns).


Barn. Second half of C18. English bond red brick, red pantiled roof. 2 3-stead
threshing barns built end to end with north and south outshuts. 2 north and
originally 2 south cart entrances under wooden lintels and brick arches. Brick
eaves cornices and coped gables. 10 bay interior has 2 central north and south
brick semi-circular arched openings into the outshuts, now filled in. 10 bay
roof with internal brick pilasters with simple stone imposts supporting wall
posts with struts and tie beams, butt-purlins and collars. South outshut has
arched wall niches for tie-beams of lean-to roof. South east cart opening
replaced with wider C20 opening. Appears as block plan in Isaac Ware Plans
... Houghton (1735) 1750 ed.

Listing NGR: TF7923727673

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Source: English Heritage

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