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Description: Old Nursery Farmhouse
Date Listed: 6 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 223917
OS Grid Reference: TG0594733073
OS Grid Coordinates: 605947, 333073
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8557, 1.0575
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TG 03 SE BRISTON FAKENHAM ROAD
Old Nursery Farmhouse.
Farmhouse. C17 and early C18. Facade of red brick with black headers, gables
of brick, rear at west of flint with brick dressings. Red pantiled roof.
2 storey, 7 bay house. Western half of C17, refaced with facade and 4 bay
addition of c.1714. 6 ground-floor cross casement windows under flat rubbed
brick arches. 6 similar first-floor casements with lintels at eaves' level,
central window blank. Central 6 panel door under brick flat arch. Ground
floor plinth, first floor platband and moulded brick eaves. East gable of
same build with plinth, attic level platband, tumbled gable and end stack.
West gable flint with brick dressings with parapet added in c.1714 refacing
and re-roofing. Rear of west end with block brick dressed windows to first
and ground floor (internally exposed with wooden framed single mullion).
Earlier house with ground floor stopped and chamfered spine and bressumer
beams. East of central stack single-flight staircase c.1714. Doors of c.1714,
2 panelled with L hinges. Steeply pitched roof with off-centre and 2 end
Listing NGR: TG0594733073
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Source: English Heritage
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