British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Heydon House, Heydon

Description: Heydon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 228706

OS Grid Reference: TG1150627357
OS Grid Coordinates: 611506, 327357
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8023, 1.1362

Location: The Street, Heydon, Norfolk NR11 6AD

Locality: Heydon
Local Authority: Broadland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR11 6AD

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Heydon, Norfolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


3/47 Heydon House
19-1-52 (formerly listed as
The Rectory)


Former rectory. C18 and C19; south-west gable dated 1861. Brick, partly
plastered and colourwashed. West gable in knapped flint. Steeply-pitched
pantiled roofs. 1½ and 2½ storeys, T-shaped plan. Range to north 1½ storeys;
3-light casements, one at first floor level on east side. Three gabled
dormers with 2-light casements to west. Parapeted north gable with internal
chimney stack; ridge stack off-centre to south. Main range of 2½ storeys:
sashes with glazing bars, 2-storey canted bay with sashes and lead roof.
Two gabled attic dormers with 2-light casements. Axial stack off-centre to
south. C19 red brick range projects to west with flint gable. Large 3-light
window in gable with transom and leaded glazing. Square panel in gable apex
with shield and the date 1861. Parapeted one-storey link in north-west angle
with a west porch in knapped flint with stucco dressings; diagonal staged
buttresses to west wall, entrance arch with engaged shafts and small niche
above. Flat-topped parapet with coping. Chimney stack on south wall with
two diagonal shafts. South gable of main range has square ground floor bay;
5-light first floor window with ovolo-moulded mullions and transom and attic
light. Gabled wing to east with C20 lean-to conservatory on south side,
first floor casements, one with leaded glazing. Axial stack off-centre to
east. Interior: of west wing has C19 blind arcading with attached shafts
to arches.

Listing NGR: TG1150627357

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.