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Manor

A Grade I Listed Building in Barsham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8686 / 52°52'6"N

Longitude: 0.8468 / 0°50'48"E

OS Eastings: 591707

OS Northings: 333915

OS Grid: TF917339

Mapcode National: GBR R6Y.4X9

Mapcode Global: WHKPZ.Z5C7

Entry Name: Manor

Listing Date: 30 November 1951

Last Amended: 16 January 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223496

Location: Barsham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR21

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Barsham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Barsham East All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 93 SW BARSHAM FAKENHAM ROAD
6/2 East Barsham

30.11.51 Manor
(formerly listed as
East Barsham Manor
House)

I


Manor house built c.1520-1530 for Sir Henry Fermor. Brick rubble with much carved and
moulded brick decoration; red pantiles. House of 2 storeys articulated with polygonal
angle shafts and battlements. Two-storey porch, slightly off-centre. Four centred
stone arch, with flint and stone chequer work angles at ground floor, but brick above;
carved brick coat of arms, 3-light arched headed windows above: the architectural and
decorative inspiration is thus still Gothic rather than Renaissance. Hall range to
west with the three bays divided by angle shafts, with decorated bands and
battlements; brick mullioned and transomed windows. Service range to east of 3 bays,
the central bay built up into a 3 storey tower, possibly originally balanced by
another to the Hall range. This range was largely ruined in the C19 and the house was
restored in 1919 and 1938. At west massive stack of 10 chimneys.


Listing NGR: TF9170733915

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