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Great Witchingham Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Witchingham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7238 / 52°43'25"N

Longitude: 1.1258 / 1°7'32"E

OS Eastings: 611186

OS Northings: 318603

OS Grid: TG111186

Mapcode National: GBR TCQ.9FB

Mapcode Global: WHLRV.8SCQ

Entry Name: Great Witchingham Hall

Listing Date: 19 January 1952

Last Amended: 22 July 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219939

Location: Great Witchingham, Broadland, Norfolk, NR9

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland

Civil Parish: Great Witchingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great with Little Witchingham

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


6/31 Great Witchingham Hall.
(formerly listed as
19.1.52 The Hall).


Country house, now partly offices. Late C16/early C17 in origin, much altered
and remodelled in the C19. Red brick with stone and plastered brick dressings:
steeply pitched slate roof. Two and three storeys. On the south front a
Tudor porch and two adjoining bays, three storeys, mullion and transom windows
with pediments, stepped gables and embattled parapets, South wing of 1812 built
by Timothy Tompson: two storeys, pedimented windows, crow-stepped gables, bays
divided by pilaster with crocketted pinnacles. North front remodelled by
Charles Kett Thompson in 1872: three storeys, millioned, transomed and pedimented
windows, stepped gables and crenellated parapets. Two canted bays with polygonal
angle turrets and finials. Many groups of moulded brick chimney shafts with
star-caps. Good fireplace of 1609 with female figures against the ovemantel.
Some panelling, said to have come from Kirstead Hall.

Listing NGR: TG1118618603

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

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