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The Monastery

A Grade II Listed Building in Happisburgh, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8245 / 52°49'28"N

Longitude: 1.5317 / 1°31'53"E

OS Eastings: 638033

OS Northings: 331069

OS Grid: TG380310

Mapcode National: GBR XGW.XQP

Mapcode Global: WHMSS.H8LG

Entry Name: The Monastery

Listing Date: 11 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169888

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224260

Location: Happisburgh, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Happisburgh

Built-Up Area: Happisburgh

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Happisburgh St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 33 SE
(east side)
5/45 The Monastery

Monastic Grange, now private house. Early C16, altered C19 and C20. Flint
and brick with thatched roof. originally an open hall house. 2 storeys.
West front with 2 central half glazed doors, 2 segmental-headed casements
to ground floor and 3 to first floor. All details C20. Gabled roof with
gable heads supported on kneelers. Internal gable end stacks. Gabled cross
wing to rear of one storey and dormer attic. This wing is former hall. One
door and 2 segmental-headed casements to ground floor, all C20. 2 dormers
under eyebrow thatching. East gable head on brick kneelers. Interior. Hall
entered through 2 4-centred brick arches, one now converted to a window, with
double hollow mouldings. Arched and hollow moulded brick piscina in ground
floor of original hall. Chamfered bridging beams to ceiling, floored probably
C18. North-south range roof of ties and collars, the two linked by jowled
Queen posts. Many renewed timbers. Over hall Crown post roof removed when
this wing floored.

Listing NGR: TG3803331069

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

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