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Latitude: 52.5119 / 52°30'42"N
Longitude: 1.0361 / 1°2'10"E
OS Eastings: 606124
OS Northings: 294779
OS Grid: TM061947
Mapcode National: GBR TG3.JRN
Mapcode Global: VHKC4.X446
Entry Name: Besthorpe Old Hall
Listing Date: 21 July 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1077524
English Heritage Legacy ID: 220301
Location: Besthorpe, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17
Civil Parish: Besthorpe
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Besthorpe All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TM 09 SE BESTHORPE
4/54 Besthorpe Old Hall
Farmhouse. Mid C16 encased in rendered and roughcast brick C18 otherwise
partly timber framed with roughcast wattle and daub infill. Plain tiled roof.
2 storeys. 2 storey mid C16 gabled porch with 4-centred arch under square
hood on columnettes with moulded capitals and bases. One internal 4-centred
wall arch. C19 sash window in first floor of porch. Bargeboards. One C19
sash to each floor right. Rebuilt brick wall left with C20 outshut. Gabled
roof above overhanging eaves. Ridge stack to right and C20 ridge stack left.
West front centred by C20 stepped porch. Further door to left. Varieties
of C18, C19 and C20 sashes and casements. Blocked circular window above porch
beams date 1729. Interior of kitchen retains heavily roll moulded bridging
beam and crenellated wall plate.
Listing NGR: TM0612494779
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