British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Danegelts, Geldeston

Description: Danegelts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226826

OS Grid Reference: TM3942891910
OS Grid Coordinates: 639428, 291910
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4726, 1.5239

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Geldeston, Norfolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

TM 39 SE (south side)

7/49A Danegelts
House. C16 and later, much altered. Timber frame rendered and colourwashed;
steeply-pitched pantile roof. Later 2-storey range to west of partly
colourwashed red brick with shallow-pitched roof.1 1/2 storeys. Former
hall-house with chimney stack introduced into cross-passage to form lobby
entrance. Fenestration generally C20; 2 x 3-light casements with some leaded
glazing. 3 widely-spaced windows on front elevation with 3 gabled attic
dormers. Large red brick axial stack off-centre to east with entrance door
opposite. Parapeted west gable to later range with internal chimney stack.
Later extensions on south side; two C20 dormers in south slope of main roof.
Interior: inserted floor over hall to west of stack on tie beam with ogee
chamfer stops. C17 butt-purlin roof on jowled principal posts; diagonal braces
to studwork probably later additions.

Listing NGR: TM3942891910

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.