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Littlebeck Farmhouse, Brooke

Description: Littlebeck Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 227340

OS Grid Reference: TM2876797674
OS Grid Coordinates: 628767, 297674
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5289, 1.3712

Location: Littlebeck Lane, Brooke, Norfolk NR15 1ET

Locality: Brooke
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR15 1ET

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Listing Text


Littlebeck Farmhouse

- II

House. early C19, with C17 wing to rear. Brick and rendered timber frame.
Hipped glazed black pantile roof and pantile roof. C19 3-cell plan with C17
2-cell lobby entrance type plan to rear. Regular brick facade of 3 bays. 2
storeys. 16 pane sash windows. Central porch with pilasters and moulded flat
hood; 6 panel door, top 2 panels glazed; panelled reveals. Sash to either side
of door under segmental arch. 3 sashes to first floor, the centre window of 12
panes. Plain brick cornice. 2 stacks to rear wall of this range, enclosed by
narrow linking bay to earlier range of 2 bays, 2 storeys. C20 glass lean-to
across ground floor. C20 windows to upper floor. Shallow C19 pitched roof with
massive central axial stack with drip-mould, the lower courses of C17 brick.
Interior: Rear wing timber frame exposed. Heavy chamfer to tranverse beam,
elaborately carved stops; principal post carved with debased capital, respond
probably carved later in imitation.

Listing NGR: TM2876797674

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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