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High House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5522 / 52°33'7"N

Longitude: 1.4397 / 1°26'22"E

OS Eastings: 633284

OS Northings: 300486

OS Grid: TG332004

Mapcode National: GBR WJQ.YM6

Mapcode Global: VHM62.W3YT

Entry Name: High House

Listing Date: 23 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226766

Location: Thurton, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR14

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Thurton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Thurton St Ethelbert

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 30 SW side
High House
- II

House, now sub-divided. C17 and later; red brick with steeply-pitched
pantiled roofs. Two storeys and 2½ storeys. The earlier range to the east
a fragment of a larger C17 house: one ground floor and two first floor
sashes with glazing bars; the ground floor sash with a segmental head and
set in a reduced opening. Crow-stepped east gable with moulded brick eaves
oversailing and rebuilt internal chimney stack. C20 attic casement in west
gable. One course platband at first floor level. Later single-storey
gabled extension at east gable. Later lower two-storey range to west: four
window range, sashes with glazing bars and C20 casements. Two entrance
doors, one half glazed. Plain brick string course. One chimney stack on
ridge line, internal stack at west gable. On the north side, a large
blocked first floor window opening in earlier range; pantiled lean-to
below. Much rebuilt gabled projection to north, two storeys, C20 casements,
the walls of ground floor level contain much flintwork. The earlier range
contains two good C17 fireplaces with panelled overmantles; contemporary
winding stair beside stack.

Listing NGR: TG3328400486

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