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Clarkes Farmhouse, Martham

Description: Clarkes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 227699

OS Grid Reference: TG4533518545
OS Grid Coordinates: 645335, 318545
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7089, 1.6304

Location: Staithe Road, Martham, Norfolk NR29 4PT

Locality: Martham
Local Authority: Great Yarmouth Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR29 4PT

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Listing Text

TG 4518
(north side)
10/29 Clarkes Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C16, greatly altered C18 when timber framed structure
re-fronted and brick skinned. Whitewashed. Thatched roof. Lobby entrance
plan. South front of one storey and dormer attic. C20 brick timber and glazed
porch. One C20 bay window to left. To right one C18 iron 3-light casement.
C20 brick and glazed outshut closes facade to right. Gabled roof, hipped to
west. 2 through-eaves dormers under eyebrow thatching, both with 3-light
casements. Over door a triple diamond flue ridge stack on rectangular plinth,
the flues rebuilt. Internal east gable end stack. Rear has full length C20
pantiled outshut. 2 dormers under eyebrow thatching. Interior. Close studded'
timber frame of heavy scantling. In lounge one multiply rolled bridging beam
of early C16. Winder staircase by stack. One blocked mullioned window remains
under eaves to rear. One Queen post remains of original roof of this type,
otherwise all renewed.

Listing NGR: TG4533518545

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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