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The Grove, Brockdish

Description: The Grove

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 225063

OS Grid Reference: TM2057080237
OS Grid Coordinates: 620570, 280237
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3757, 1.2391

Location: Grove Road, Brockdish, Norfolk IP21 4JR

Locality: Brockdish
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4JR

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Listing Text

(north end)
The Grove
(formerly listed
as "Grove Farmhouse")
TM 2080 26A/5 11.9.51


C17 timber-frame house encased in brick in late C17. Steeply pitched tiled
roof. Two storeys and attic. Gabled cross wing at each end. Brick string
courses. Seven bays. Mainly C17/18 two and 4-light mullion/transom casements
in segmental-head openings. Three modern ground floor casements. To left
of centre pilastered doorcase with entablature and panelled door. Large
rebuilt chimney stack on right of centre block. Rainwater heads dated 1672,
probably date of brick facing. C17 plastered timber frame wing at rear
(north-east) with 3-light first floor mullion window.
Interior: front range contains good C17 dog-leg staircase with turned balusters,
square newels with arched panel sides and with large ball finials, and heavy
moulded string and rail. Ovolo moulded chamfers to ceiling beams. At rear
of front range set into internal wall mutilated C17 classical columns with
Ionic capitals.

Listing NGR: TM2057080237

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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