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The Manor Farmhouse, Tacolneston

Description: The Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 226131

OS Grid Reference: TM1449095295
OS Grid Coordinates: 614490, 295295
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5133, 1.1596

Location: 134 Norwich Road, Tacolneston, Norfolk NR16 1EB

Locality: Tacolneston
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR16 1EB

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Listing Text

The Manor Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
Dairy Farmhouse)
TM 19 NW 2/7 11.9.51


Very fine late C16 house. Timber-frame, plastered with pargetting on front,
and brick plinth. Thatched roof with gabled ends, ends are red brick with
stepped gables with chimney stacks, the west end stack has lozenge-shaped
flues. Two storeys and attic. Mostly 5-light ovolo moulded mullion/transom
casements with leaded panes, first floor with moulded cills. Continuous
pent hood over ground floor. Central 3 storey porch with exposed timber-framing
in 3 stages each gabled, the first floor overhangs and the attic set back.
One gabled dormer to right.
Similar original windows at rear (north) and central 3 storey stair tower
with exposed timber-framing in diminishing stages the top stage gabled.
Wing on south-east C17 plastered, steep pantile roof with gabled ends, brick
chimney stack off centre.

Listing NGR: TM1449095295

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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