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Whittleton's Farmhouse, East Ruston

Description: Whittleton's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 224245

OS Grid Reference: TG3712028760
OS Grid Coordinates: 637120, 328760
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8042, 1.5165

Location: Vicarage Road, East Ruston, Norfolk NR12 0RU

Locality: East Ruston
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR12 0RU

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Listing Text

TG 32 NE
7/30 Whittleton's Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Late C15 hall house, now severely altered. Crown post roof
removed 1974. Flint with brick dressings and roof of concrete tiles. 2
storeys in 3 bays. Central door in fluted C19 doorcase. One C20 casement
right and left in reduced openings. 3 C20 casements first floor, also in
reduced openings. Gabled roof with internal end stacks. West gable has brick
gable head carried on rubbed brick kneelers. String course at eaves line.
2 blocked square windows in gable wall and one C20 casement at first floor
level. In apex of gable 3 bricks form date plaque : BDS 1602. Rear is
rendered. Outshut and C20 flat-topped extension. Interior. Lounge with
2 sunk quadrant moulded bridging beams with tongue and jewelled bar stops.
Position of screens passage identifiable by survival of 3 arched service doors
of timber. Doors close set and arches rounded.

Listing NGR: TG3712028760

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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