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St Michael's, Barnham Broom

Description: St Michael's

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 226481

OS Grid Reference: TG0830707735
OS Grid Coordinates: 608307, 307735
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6274, 1.0764

Location: Honingham Road, Barnham Broom, Norfolk NR9 4DB

Locality: Barnham Broom
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 4DB

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/8 St.Michael's


Former rectory. Late C16 with an important early C19 addition. Colour-
washed red brick with black glazed pantiled roofs; addition of gault brick
with slate roof. Lobby-entrance type house with an C18 pile added to rear
and an early C19 facade block added to side. Original house is of 2-storeys
with attic, re-faced in the C18. 5 bays of 3- and 2-light casement windows
with metal glazing bars in segmental arched openings. Former doorway
opposite off-centre axial stack, Steep-pitched roof hipped in the C18.
Full-length verandah with a bell-base Lean-to roof. Early C19 addition
of 4 bays of sash windows with glazing bars. The taller ground floor windows
rise from ground level. Gauged brick heads with elaborate blind boxes.
Semi-circular headed window with glazing bars in staircase block at rear.
Very elaborate C16 double-ogee moulded beams in former study. Fine early
C19 sweeping staircase; roses, cornices and friezes in decorative plaster-

Listing NGR: TG0830707735

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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