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North Courtyard to Hoveton House Including Outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoveton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7064 / 52°42'22"N

Longitude: 1.4322 / 1°25'55"E

OS Eastings: 631959

OS Northings: 317606

OS Grid: TG319176

Mapcode National: GBR WGZ.8X3

Mapcode Global: WHMT9.Z74K

Entry Name: North Courtyard to Hoveton House Including Outbuildings

Listing Date: 12 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224386

Location: Hoveton, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Hoveton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hoveton St John

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 31 NW
7/55 North Courtyard to
Hoveton House including


Courtyard and outbuildings. C18. Brick with pantiled roofs. Brick wall with
brick coping runs north from 1851 block of main house, returns west and south
and links to west wall of house by Courtroom. Interrupted at intervals by
outbuildings. At north-east corner a tack room, originally one storey,
heightened to 2 storeys early C19. Gabled roof. Doors to south side. On
ridge of roof a square hipped cupola. West return elaborated into one storey
gabled outbuilding punctuated on north side by doors and windows. In centre
of south wall a stone wall sundial dated 1722 with predella inscription panel
flanked to left by relief carving of Old Father Time and to right by similar
panel depicting skeleton bearing an hourglass and scythe. Wall returns south
with pair of square gate piers and runs into Courtroom. One storey with
sloping lean to roof. South elevation of 3 bays with cross casement windows
of 2-lights beneath gauged skewback arches. Moulded string course below
parapet with 3 recessed panels. Gabled passageway between this and west wall
of house.

Listing NGR: TG3195917606

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