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Thwaite Hall, Alby with Thwaite

Description: Thwaite Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 224453

OS Grid Reference: TG1925232363
OS Grid Coordinates: 619252, 332363
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8441, 1.2543

Location: Thwaite Common, Norwich NR11 7QQ

Locality: Alby with Thwaite
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR11 7QQ

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Listing Text


5/5 Thwaite Hall


House. C17 extensively altered c1800. Brick; pantile roof. L-plan with
porch to west, extended c1800 on east to T-plan; outshut to east. West
front of 3 bays, 2 storeys. 2-storey porch to centre bay with round-headed
doorway with hood mould; circular blocked opening with rendered reveals
to gable. C19 casements. Porch and brickwork to right diapered. 2
casements set in larger, blocked square openings. To left of porch later
brick. Left hand gable return not bonded-in suggesting this bay once
timber-framed. Left hand gable at different, steeper angle than present
roofline. Gable end stack. To the right of this range a projecting gabled
wing, also diapered, with 4 blocked tall, narrow openings to gable wall.
2 blocked square openings to north face. Kneelered gable. Gable end stack.
Diapered brick stack to rear wall of this range now partly rebuilt and
incorporated into outshut. South front first 2 bays of diapered brick,
remainder c1800. Left hand bay has tripartite sash windows with glazing
bars under segmental arches. Second bay has doorcase with fluted pilasters,
6 panel door, top 2 panels glazed. Casement to stair. First floor has
sash window with glazing bars. Third and fourth bays have a semi-basement
with casements, main floor has sash windows with glazing bars, smaller sash
windows with glazing bars to top storey. Right hand gable end stack.

Listing NGR: TG1925232363

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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