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Hollybush Farmhouse, Ditchingham

Description: Hollybush Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 226815

OS Grid Reference: TM3406392363
OS Grid Coordinates: 634063, 292363
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4790, 1.4454

Location: Ditchingham, Norfolk NR35 2RX

Locality: Ditchingham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR35 2RX

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Listing Text

TM 39 SW
Hollybush Farmhouse (formerly
6/39 listed as cottage NW of Station
25.9.51 on site of Pirnhau Hall including
attached barn and cottage)


House. Late C16 and later, restored C20. Timber frame, rendered and colour-
washed. Steeply pitched roof of single roll-clay tiles. Two storeys and
attics, lobby entrance plan. Fenestration generally C19 and C20 casements
with some restored diamond-mullion windows in west and east gables. Off-
centre axial stack, base rendered, top rebuilt C20. Drip shelves on west
gable. External stack on east gable. Catslide roof over lean-to on north
side. Interior: winding stair in lobby on south side of stack. Bridging
beam with ogee stops. Some C17 ledged doors. At the west end, a first floor
fireplace with elliptical brick arch, chamfered with barred stops. Jowled
principal posts, jointed at first floor level. Roof east of chimney stack
has three pairs of jowled queen posts with straight braces to plates.

Listing NGR: TM3406392363

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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