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Home Farmhouse, Briston

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 223912

OS Grid Reference: TG0598032968
OS Grid Coordinates: 605980, 332968
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8548, 1.0579

Location: B1354, Briston, Norfolk NR24 2HN

Locality: Briston
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR24 2HN

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Listing Text

(west side)
Home Farmhouse.


House. C17. Possibly a lobby entrance house of c.1600 or alternatively
of two separate builds, to the east of c.1600 and to west of first half of
C17. 2 storeys with later north gabled addition. Garden front : ground
and first floor with C20 casements. Both east and west ends with flint with
brick quoins, centre refaced with C19 brick. At west blocked first floor
rectangular window with brick drip mould. Straight joint at westernmost
bay marks additon of C17. East gable with 1 attic pedimented window, first
floor and ground floor pediments removed. Parapet with kneelers. Steeply
pitched roof with central stack, roof to west lowered in pitch. West gable
of flint with brick dressings and blocked first - and attic floor brick
dressed window with drip moulds. Brick stack. North (entrance) front white-
washed plaster render with C20 casements and doors and C19 gabled north
addition of 2 storeys. Interior at west with large ground and first floor
rooms with moulded and stopped spine and bressumer beams. Moulded lintel
to ground floor fireplace.

Listing NGR: TG0598032968

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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