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Hill Farmhouse, Gillingham

Description: Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226842

OS Grid Reference: TM4231592451
OS Grid Coordinates: 642315, 292451
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4761, 1.5667

Location: Gillingham, Norfolk NR34 0EE

Locality: Gillingham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 0EE

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Listing Text

TM 49 SW
8/65 Hill Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C18 but with earlier core. Colourwashed brick, roof of smut and
black glazed pantiles. Two storeys and attics with 1 1/2 storey wing to rear;
L-shaped plan. Asymmetrical facade to south with off centre gabled stair
turret opposite large axial red brick chimney stack. Sash windows with
glazing bars and architraves. Bays arranged 2:1:2:1. Two ground floor
tripartite sashes to east of stair turret, doorway between window openings.
Blind first floor window opening above door. Plain brick pilaster to east
of doorway, dividing end bay, and denoting change of builds. Sawtooth brick
eaves course. Parapeted gables; internal chimney stack at east end. Two
gabled attic dormers with C20 casements. Attic 2-light casement in east
gable. Lower wing at north-east corner, rendered and colourwashed, possibly
over timber frame; two 3 light casements. North gable has 3-light first
floor casement with glazing bars and 3-light ground floor slatted vent.
Catslide on east side with gabled attic dormer. North side of main range
has two storey gabled projection corresponding to stair turret on south;
sashes with glazing bars, two blocked first floor openings.

Listing NGR: TM4231592451

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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