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Church Farmhouse, Hoveton

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 April 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 224389

OS Grid Reference: TG3125218216
OS Grid Coordinates: 631252, 318216
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7122, 1.4221

Location: A1062, Hoveton, Norfolk NR12 8NY

Locality: Hoveton
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR12 8NY

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Listing Text

TG 31 NW
(south side)
7/58 Church Farmhouse
16.4.55 (formerly listed under
Meadow Drive)


Farmhouse, comprising 2 buildings abutting each other. Mid C16 origins,
altered C17, C18, C19 and C20. Brick on flint plinth and some ashlar
dressings. Thatched roofs. Principal house is to east. 2 storeys in 4 bays.
Door left of centre behind early C19 timber case with overlight. 3 sashes
to ground floor under segmental heads and 3 to first floor under square heads,
all with glazing bars. One stepped C17 buttress to east corner and a C20
buttress to left of door. At corners stone quoins. Windows in reduced
openings and some C16 brickwork. Gabled roof carrying internal end stacks,
that to east C20, that to west C16 : square plinth and 3 drum flues. Gables
on kneelers. Rear has 2 sloping buttresses and central C20 door. One sash
to right-and 4 to first floor, all with glazing bars. Outshut to left of
door and remains of arched door to its right in wall of C16 brick. One dormer
in roof with C20 casement. Western house of one storey and dormer attic.
2 doors, one under a segmental arch. 3 casements to ground. Dentil eaves
cornice below gabled roof. 3 dormers with C20 casements. Roof of this house
of 2 tiers taper-tenoned butt purlins and collars. Roof of east house not
accessible. Interiors otherwise completely altered.

Listing NGR: TG3125218216

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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