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Sycamore Farmhouse, Raveningham

Description: Sycamore Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 227131

OS Grid Reference: TM3987396952
OS Grid Coordinates: 639873, 296952
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5176, 1.5341

Location: B1136, Raveningham, Norfolk NR14 6NN

Locality: Raveningham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR14 6NN

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Listing Text

TM 39 NE (south side)

6/129 Sycamore Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, dated 1795 on north gable ties irons, with late C19 remodelling.
Red brick, black glazed pantile roof. Two storeys and attics, double pile
range to east; two storey wing to west. L-shaped plan. East facade a late
C19 refronting on an earlier plinth; symmetrical, of three bays. Outer bays
have tripartite sashes with glazing bars under segmental rubbed brick arches.
Central doorway with brick porch; half-glazed 2-leaf door with moulded brick
reveal and segmental head; Moulded and dentilled brick cornice with cast
iron balustrade. Central first floor sash with glazing bars in segmental
headed opening. Parapeted gables with internal chimney stacks. 2-light attic
casements in gables. South gable of rear pile has also ground floor 3-light
casement and first floor sash with glazing bars; openings with segmental
heads. Brick dentil eaves to rear pile. Two storey range to west with
steeply pitched hipped roof. Two 4-light casements in south wall, entrance
door opposite chimney stack. Segmental heads to ground floor openings. Brick
dentil eaves course. Catslide in north-west angle. West wall has ground
floor slatted window, now partly blocked, 4-light first floor casement.

Listing NGR: TM3987396952

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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