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Whitehouse Farmhouse, Hethersett

Description: Whitehouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226940

OS Grid Reference: TG1613705323
OS Grid Coordinates: 616137, 305323
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6027, 1.1903

Location: Shop Lane, Hethersett, Norfolk NR9 3BD

Locality: Hethersett
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR9 3BD

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Listing Text


2/55 Whitehouse Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings, late C17, colourwashed brick, pantiles. Dwelling
to right with rear wing now with renewed encasing walls and fenestration not
of special interest. Roof line slightly higher as possibly renewed; central
stack partly within south-east dwelling. Dwelling to left (south-east) 2 bays,
2 storeys and attic; platband, gable parapet; left end internal stack; central
doorway; ground floor with 2-light casement to left under segmental arch, 2-
light C20 steel casement to right; first floor with 2 3-light casements. Left
gable with plinth, platband and eaves band; inserted single light to first
floor. Rear with platband, first bay with small casement to ground floor left,
3-light casement right, first floor with 2-light casement. 1½ storeyed wing
forward to bay 2 with brick tumbling in and later parapet to gable; dormer
and various openings to north-east, 2 and 3-light casements to south-east.
Interior: two cells with central cross passage, stopped joists and tie to
second cell; first floor with massive stopped ties; 2-tiered roof with butt
purlins. Rear wing with 2 tier roof, butt purlins and collars.

Listing NGR: TG1613705323

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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