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Crown Farmhouse, Deopham

Description: Crown Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 15 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 226496

OS Grid Reference: TG0434300801
OS Grid Coordinates: 604343, 300801
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5666, 1.0136

Location: Deopham, Norfolk NR18 9DP

Locality: Deopham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR18 9DP

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/23 Crown Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C16. Brick (partially colour-washed) and timber-frame with
plain-tiled roofs. T plan. 2 storeys with attic and 3 bays. Returned brick
gable-ends and ground floor with jettied timber-framed upper floor. C19
central front door with a 3-light mullioned and transomed window to either
side. 3 casements above with horizontal glazing bars. Elaborate moulded
brick corbelling supports jettied return of gable-end to south. Equivalent
feature to north rebuilt in stepped form. Steep-pitched roof with gable-
end stacks: to South 4 octagonal chimneys. Moulded brick kneelers formed
bases to former finials. Part of timber-free exposed to rear revealing
a 3-light chamfered mullion window and a wavy tension brace. Also at rear
a moulded-brick rectangular hood-mould above a blocked door. Small rear
extension with jettied first floor and gable. Original side jetties obscured
by later lean-to's, Bressumers carved with a lozenge pattern and arched
brackets of gable jetty supported by carved responds with gothic capitals
on angle studs. Single bay of C19 casements with horizontal glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TG0434300801

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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