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Abbey Farmhouse, Mundham

Description: Abbey Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 227390

OS Grid Reference: TM3333397775
OS Grid Coordinates: 633333, 297775
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5278, 1.4385

Location: Brooke Road, Mundham, Norfolk NR14 6EL

Locality: Mundham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR14 6EL

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Listing Text


3/43 Abbey Farmhouse

House. (The descriptions of this house and White House Farmhouse
Item No. 3/42 q.v. are transposed on the previous list). Dated
1654 on timber lintel of ground floor window, perhaps incorporates
earlier work. Rendered timber frame, brick. Tile roof. 2-cell
plan with wing to rear and a stair outshut in the angle; outshut
to rear; C18 range to south gable. Facade of 2 storeys with
irregular fenestration. All windows are of oak, inserted in
restoration of 1970's. Brick plinth. 3 casements to ground floor,
the 2 to left having timber pediments, are dated. 6 panel door.
4 mullioned windows to first floor. Stacks to rear; that to left
repaired, incorporated into single storey and attic projecting
gabled range with casements to ground and attic floors. Small 2
storey brick gabled stair outshut with 6 panel door to right in
moulded jambs, with 2 orders of ovolo moulding. Large gabled
dormer with 2 orders of ovolo moulding to bressumer beam. Right
hand stack with repaired twin octagonal shafts with star tops,
incorporated into outshut. North gable wall has 6 panel door. 2
mullioned windows to gable. C18 dairy to south, facade with plank
door and louvred window. Pantile roof and shaped gable.
Interior: Ovolo moulded transverse beam to northern ground floor
room. Brick fireplace with moulded 4-centred arch. Blocked
window with cavetto moulded mullions in rear wing and to stair by
south stack. Cavetto moulding to blocked mullioned window in rear
wall of outshut. Butt purlin roof with curved wind braces.

Listing NGR: TM3333397775

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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