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A Grade II Listed Building in Hockham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4967 / 52°29'48"N

Longitude: 0.877 / 0°52'37"E

OS Eastings: 595392

OS Northings: 292642

OS Grid: TL953926

Mapcode National: GBR SDS.DJT

Mapcode Global: VHKC2.4HZX

Entry Name: Briardene

Listing Date: 8 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248442

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220246

Location: Hockham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP24

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Hockham

Built-Up Area: Great Hockham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hockham Great Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-


13/10000 Briardene

- II

House. Circa late C16 or early C17 with later extensions.
Rendered timber frame. Steeply pitched clay pantile roof with
gabled ends. Brick axial and gable end stacks. Plan: 3-room lobby
entrance plan; the centre and left rooms heated from back-to-back
fireplaces in axial stack, originally with entrance lobby in
front of stack, the right hand room has gable end stack. Later
outshut on right hand end and extension on rear left corner.
Subdivided into 3 cottages and recently reunited. Exterior: 1
storey and attic. Asymmetrical 4-window SE front 3 and 2-light
casements with glazing bars and doorway to right of centre. 3
raking roof dormers with small 2-light casements. Lean-to outshut
on right end and set back on left end a brick gable ended wing
with 2 and 3-light casements and plank door. Interior: Some
timber frame exposed including sole-and-wall-plates, rails and
studs and jowled wall-posts supporting a tie-beam and collar
roof, its apex and common rafters ceiled; at least one of the
tie-beams ovolo-moulded. Left hand room has ovolo-moulded axial
beam and crude wall paintings on chimney-breast comprising 2
spoked circles, a tree with a bird and birds and their
footprints. Centre room has stop-chamfered ceiling beams,
fireplace lintel with inscribed flower motif and exposed midrail
scallop pattern.
Source: Report by E J Rose 9/5/1990.

Listing NGR: TL9539292642

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