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Manor House Farmhouse, Geldeston

Description: Manor House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 226821

OS Grid Reference: TM4047191497
OS Grid Coordinates: 640471, 291497
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4684, 1.5390

Location: Dunburgh Road, Geldeston, Norfolk NR34 0LL

Locality: Geldeston
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 0LL

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Listing Text

TM 49 SW
Manor House Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Early C17 and later. Brick, flint with brick dressings, partly
rendered and colourwashed. Steeply-pitched pantile roof. Two storeys and
attics. Elevation to road rendered and colourwashed: 2 and 3-light casements
with transoms and glazing bars in altered openings. Ground floor left-hand
side, a 5-light ovolo-moulded mullion window with staybars and one iron
casement in segmental arched opening. Single and double square brick niches
at first floor level. South elevation has irregular fenestration of C19 and
C20 casements of 2 and 3 lights. Two first floor sashes with glazing bars.
Two gabled projections, that to the left, a 2-storey porch with 4-centred
moulded brick entrance arch set in a square headed recess. Above the arch,
an inverted triangular niche with coat of arms. Porch interior has blind
niches with 4-centred heads in east and west walls. Entrance door with
vertical studded battens; moulded doorframe with barred and stepped stops
to moulding. Porch upper floor with slight overhang; walls rendered and
colourwashed. East end of house with much flintwork; gabled 2-storey stair
turret with 2-light segmental-headed casement with glazing bars; circular
east and west windows with moulded brick surrounds. East wall has blocked
window with chamfered reveal and blocked doorway with 4-centred head.
Parapeted gables, internal chimney stack on north gable. 2 blocked attic
windows in west gable. Axial stack off-centre to south. East gable parapet
has tumbling-in; lower hipped 2-storey block to east in knapped flint with
brick dressings.

Listing NGR: TM4047191497

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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