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Park Farmhouse, Hevingham

Description: Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 228015

OS Grid Reference: TG2045220806
OS Grid Coordinates: 620452, 320806
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7399, 1.2643

Location: A140, Hevingham, Norfolk NR10 5LY

Locality: Hevingham
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR10 5LY

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Listing Text


6/57 Park Farmhouse.


Manor House, C16 and later. Built of red brick with corrugated smut tiles.
L-shaped plan of 2 storeys and attics with single storey C19 range to the north.
A fragment of the manor house built on the site of the former Bishop's Palace.
Altered in the mid C18, and radically in 1844. C19 facade to south 3 windows
with C20 door in original opening. Casement windows with wrought iron lights
and glass quatrels. Brick chamfered reveals, flat chamfered gauged brick arches
with moulded brick hood moulds. Shallow brick pilaster to the right of the
doorway. Over the door a mediaeval stone corbel and terra-cotta King's head.
Brick dentil eaves course. C16 gable wall to east, with brick plinth, blocked
window with hood mould and stepped gable. Fragment of stone tracery set high
up in wall. Mid C18 gable wall to west, with plinth, and re-used stone possibly
from the 'Bishop's Palace. First floor casement window and blocked window with
segmental brick arches and moulded brick string course at attic floor level.
Attic window with segmental brick arch. North wing with C19 casement windows,
brickwork and stepped gable as above. Brick dentil eaves, C19 stepped gables
and end gable stacks to east and west. Single storey north range not of special
interest. North gable inscribed RM 1844. A tie iron on the east gable is
inscribed M. 1661 M.

Listing NGR: TG2045220806

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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