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Latitude: 52.8232 / 52°49'23"N
Longitude: 0.6541 / 0°39'14"E
OS Eastings: 578928
OS Northings: 328380
OS Grid: TF789283
Mapcode National: GBR Q5R.XXB
Mapcode Global: WHKQ3.09RG
Entry Name: Carpenter's Yard Barn
Listing Date: 9 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1152593
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221598
Location: Houghton, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE31
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk
Civil Parish: Houghton
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Houghton-next-Harpley St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TF 72 NE HOUGHTON HOUGHTON PARK
Barn. Mid C18 in the William Kent style. Flemish bond red brick, smut
pantiles. 2 storey Greek cross plan with single storey infilling wings forming
rectangle. West front has 2 storey gabled centre with 2 ground floor segmental
arched boarded window openings. Central entrance bay recessed under
semi-circular arch with boarded infilling has segmental arched boarded door.
First floor platband. Pedimented gable with moulded base and verges, central
brick round arched oculus. Angles of Greek cross plan have single storey ranges
with roofs hipped at angles. To north 2 segmental arched windows and central
segmental arched door to north and south ranges. Each facade shares largely
the same details with variations in the windows. Some moulded brick cornices
surviving. West range partly unroofed. Appears as block plan in Isaac Ware
Plans. Houghton (1735) 1750 edition.
Listing NGR: TF7892828380
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