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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Banham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4589 / 52°27'31"N

Longitude: 1.0809 / 1°4'51"E

OS Eastings: 609415

OS Northings: 289012

OS Grid: TM094890

Mapcode National: GBR TGR.XSS

Mapcode Global: VHL8T.PG9C

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 July 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220290

Location: Banham, Breckland, Norfolk, NR16

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Banham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Banham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/43 Church Farmhouse
House. Early C17. Timber framed interior with lath and plaster partitions,
the whole clad with roughcast brick. Black glazed pantiled roof. Through
passage plan. 2 storeys and attic. Central 2 storey porch with flat roof.
Moulded C18 timber doorcase under flat hood and one 3-light C18 casement to
upper floor. One similar window to each side through both storeys, all with
glazing bars. Timber eaves cornice with raised diamond and floriated cross
panels to front and rear. Steeply pitched gabled roof between stepped and
parapeted gables. 3 C20 flat topped dormers. Internal gable stacks with
triple diamond flues. Rear has central opposing door and C18 renewed 2-light
cross casement windows. Gable walls have 6 blocked square windows and brick-
work of mixed bonds. 2 storey early C18 addition to north is gabled and
pantiled with entrance punched through into house interior. Interior stair
well timber framed with staircase of half-turn with quarter landings through
3 storeys. Open original fireplaces in all rooms to attic. Main bridging
beams chamfered with plain tongue stops. H hinges on surviving interior doors.
Timber frame of increased importance in upper rooms as main walls become mud
and stud : wall plate carried on arched braces from transverse frame principal
studs. Roof has tie beams, wind bracing and 2 tiers of purlins. Lower tier
butt purlins, upper ties clasped by collars.

Listing NGR: TM0941589012

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

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