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Quaker Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wramplingham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6152 / 52°36'54"N

Longitude: 1.1228 / 1°7'21"E

OS Eastings: 611503

OS Northings: 306512

OS Grid: TG115065

Mapcode National: GBR TF2.2P0

Mapcode Global: WHLSF.6JXH

Entry Name: Quaker Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 November 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226570

Location: Wramplingham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR18

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Wramplingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Wramplingham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


4/96 Quaker Farmhouse

29.11.59 II*

Farmhouse. 1643 in vitrified headers on north gable-end. Rendered and underbuilt
timber frame with wall posts and wall plates apparent. Returned brick gable-ends and
modern plaintiled roof. 2 storeys with attic and a 3-bay frame. Ovolo and ogee
moulded central doorframe with large stops. Original fenestration with 4 5-light
ovolo-moulded mullion and transom frames with metal casements. 2 gabled dormers with
one original 3-light window. Narrow protective plaintiled lean-to roof at first floor
level along full length of facade. Small windows with rectangular hood-moulds on
gable-ends - mainly blocked. Crow-stepped gables and gable-end stacks with paired
octagonal shafts. Original 2-newel stair opposite entrance. Ovolo-moulded beams
with barred and ogee stops. Original doors consisting of 3 rebated planks clasping
2 very narrow fielded planks. Unusual clasped purlin roof without reduced principals;
cambered collars, straight wind braces and a ridge beam. House believed to have
served as a Quaker meeting house in the late C17.

Listing NGR: TG1150306512

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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