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Breck Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornage, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.9035 / 52°54'12"N

Longitude: 1.0419 / 1°2'30"E

OS Eastings: 604677

OS Northings: 338336

OS Grid: TG046383

Mapcode National: GBR T99.SB3

Mapcode Global: WHLR0.Z8BZ

Entry Name: Breck Farm House

Listing Date: 20 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224118

Location: Thornage, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR25

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Thornage

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Thornage All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 03 NW
1/110 Breck Farm House

House, c1800, with earlier ranges to rear. Gault brick. Shallow pitched
hipped roof of black glazed pantiles. 3 windows. 2 storeys and cellar.
Moulded brick cap to shallow brick plinth. Wide moulded brick cornice.
Clasping brick pilasters. Sashes with glazing bars, 3 x 3 panes, stone sills,
skewback flat arches. Double leaved central door, margin lights to glazed
upper part. Classical doorcase: wide fluted tapering square pilasters;
Roman Doric entablature. Right hand return wall rendered. Left hand return
wall gault brick. Staircase outshut to rear. Interior: right hand room:
marble fireplace with square pilasters; semicircular headed iron grate with
cartouches to head and side incorporating bust; semicircular roller cinder
grate. Roll moulded arch at rear of central bay to staircase. Open string
dogleg staircase with winders, wreathed mahogany rail supported by bobbin
turned newel, square sectioned wood balusters. Cellar: some flint footings,
run out chamfer stops to beam. Rear: double width wing of 2 storeys beneath
asymmetrical roof with pantiles to south-west, black glazed pantiles to
north-east; north east facade continues right hand return of house, rendered
brick colourwashed and scored, one door, five casements mostly of 2 lights,
some leaded with pintle hinges. South-west facade: pebble -flint with C17
brick dressings. Upper wall raised in brick with coloured headers. 2 cells.
Central door. 3-light casements to ground floor with some leaded panes
and pintle hinges. Interior: central dividing wall once external. Large
paving tiles to south-west. Ogee and bar stopped chamfers to beams. Forms
a group with barn and cart shed.

Listing NGR: TG0467738336

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