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The Gatehouse to the Manor

A Grade I Listed Building in Barsham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8683 / 52°52'5"N

Longitude: 0.847 / 0°50'49"E

OS Eastings: 591727

OS Northings: 333888

OS Grid: TF917338

Mapcode National: GBR R6Y.4ZK

Mapcode Global: WHKPZ.Z5JF

Entry Name: The Gatehouse to the Manor

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1373706

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223497

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
6/3 East Barsham

The Gatehouse to the
Manor

I


Detached gatehouse. Dateable on heraldic evidence post 1527. Brick rubble and
moulded brick. Two storeys, with 4 corner angle shafts rising above battlemented
parapet to form circular finials. Perpendicular arch to south, stone jambs with
moulded brick arch; spandrel with Tudor Royal coat of arms post 1527. First floor
3-light mullioned window in panelled field which runs over the angle shafts on this
face only. Vaulting inside arch no longer extant. To north facing house arch in
fleuron framed compartment. At west 5-sided staircase turret. Thought to have been
flanked with now demolished ancillary wings to East Barsham Manor. Scheduled Ancient
Monument, County Number 138.


Listing NGR: TF9172733888

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