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Brownwood, Hempstead

Description: Brownwood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 224060

OS Grid Reference: TG1037136517
OS Grid Coordinates: 610371, 336517
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8849, 1.1253

Location: Pond Hills Road, Hempstead, Norfolk NR25 6TP

Locality: Hempstead
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR25 6TP

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Listing Text

TG 13 NW
3/31 Brownwood

House, dated 1674 on gable. Flint with brick dressings, pantile roof,
gable parapets. Single range, 4 bays. Internal stack to left gable.
2 storeys and attic. 3 C19 cross windows, irregularly spaced, to each
floor. Flint plinth with brick cap, dentil cornice and oversailing eaves.
Central single storey gabled porch in flint and brick with pantile roof;
segmental arch in moulded brick beneath square brick hood mould; brick
string course; archway narrows at lower part of jambs. Porch gable has
brick patternwork of zig-zags and lozenges, ball finials to apex and bases.
Left hand gable in coursed flint/brick mosaic has brick patternwork of
hearts and lozenges and date 1674; 2 square openings in attic with 8
radiating brick spokes; blocked oval openings to ground and first floor
at right. C20 rear extensions of no special interest. House attached
at right to farm buildings converted to dwellings.

Listing NGR: TG1037136517

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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