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A Grade II* Listed Building in Diss, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.399 / 52°23'56"N

Longitude: 0.9435 / 0°56'36"E

OS Eastings: 600351

OS Northings: 281964

OS Grid: TM003819

Mapcode National: GBR SG0.KBX

Mapcode Global: VHKCH.9YNS

Plus Code: 9F429WXV+JC

Entry Name: Jacques

Listing Date: 21 July 1951

Last Amended: 17 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220531

Location: Garboldisham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP22

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Garboldisham

Built-Up Area: Garboldisham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Garboldisham St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


14/12 Jacques (Formerly listed as
21/7/51 Jacques and barns)
- II*

Hall house. c.1490, floored mid C17, altered C18. Timber framed with lath
and plaster infill and thatched roof. 2 storeys on brick plinth and attic.
Door right of centre in plain timber case below 6-light timber mullioned dias
window to Hall : hollow chamfered mullions rising to wall plate, each light
round-headed under square frame. 2 3-light C18 leaded casements to left of
door and similar unleaded window right. 2 C18 casements and one C20 to first
floor. Gabled roof. C17 inserted ridge stack to right of centre and C18
external north gable stack. North and south gables with drip shelves. Rear
with flat-topped C19 outshut to left of door. 2 C18 leaded casements to ground
floor and 4 additional leaded casements above of 2 or 3 lights. Interior.
C15 screen truss with 2 openings to north of dining room, one leading to this
room, the other to inserted passage. Original door at west of passage blocked.
Service rooms to north of screen converted to lounge after reconstruction
Cl8. Dining room in lower part of hall, floored in mid C17 using bridging
beam with sunk quadrant mouldings and tongue stops. Room below solar converted
to kitchen on insertion of central stack. Roof to hall intact in form of
single central spanning arched tie beam on arched braces dropping to demi-
hexagonal responds with crenellated capital on principal studs. One square
section crown post with 4 arched braces on engaged fillets supports collar
and crown purlin. Crown purlin continues to plain crown post with one arched
brace at north; supported in stack brickwork to south. Rafters and collars
also intact and smoke blackened from open hearth. First floor solar to south
close studded with middle rail.

Listing NGR: TM0035181964

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

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