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High House, Thurton

Description: High House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226766

OS Grid Reference: TG3328400486
OS Grid Coordinates: 633284, 300486
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5522, 1.4397

Location: Hall Road, Thurton, Norfolk NR14 6AG

Locality: Thurton
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR14 6AG

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Listing Text

TG 30 SW side
High House
- II

House, now sub-divided. C17 and later; red brick with steeply-pitched
pantiled roofs. Two storeys and 2½ storeys. The earlier range to the east
a fragment of a larger C17 house: one ground floor and two first floor
sashes with glazing bars; the ground floor sash with a segmental head and
set in a reduced opening. Crow-stepped east gable with moulded brick eaves
oversailing and rebuilt internal chimney stack. C20 attic casement in west
gable. One course platband at first floor level. Later single-storey
gabled extension at east gable. Later lower two-storey range to west: four
window range, sashes with glazing bars and C20 casements. Two entrance
doors, one half glazed. Plain brick string course. One chimney stack on
ridge line, internal stack at west gable. On the north side, a large
blocked first floor window opening in earlier range; pantiled lean-to
below. Much rebuilt gabled projection to north, two storeys, C20 casements,
the walls of ground floor level contain much flintwork. The earlier range
contains two good C17 fireplaces with panelled overmantles; contemporary
winding stair beside stack.

Listing NGR: TG3328400486

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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