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Burfield Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wymondham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5543 / 52°33'15"N

Longitude: 1.0836 / 1°5'1"E

OS Eastings: 609145

OS Northings: 299630

OS Grid: TM091996

Mapcode National: GBR TFL.YLG

Mapcode Global: VHL8F.Q2R6

Entry Name: Burfield Hall

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386158

Location: Wymondham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR18

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Wymondham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Wymondham

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


655-1/5/95 Burfield Hall


House. c1730, enlarged late C18, probably in 1789. Brick with
plaintile roofs. Main block of 5 by 2 bays in 2 storeys and
dormer attic. Centre 3 bays of east facade broken forward
under pediment. Central panelled door with pedimented hood and
plain overlight. Fenestration of sashes with glazing bars, all
replaced late C19, and all under gauged skewback arches.
Hipped roof with 2 gabled dormers fitted with casements. Pair
of symmetrically-placed ridge stacks. Returns have 2 window
bays. Late C18 wing set back to west, constructed on C17
plinth marking older wing. 2 storeys and dormer attic.
Tripartite and single sashes to east face. South gable is
stepped with an arched Gothic window in gable head. Rear
re-uses early C18 sashes, with glazing bars. Large ridge stack
set to south of centre.
INTERIOR. Main door opens into hall enriched with an egg and
dart cornice and a C20 stone chimneypiece. Room to south with
C20 fireplace and acanthus cornice. Room to north with plank
panelling. Staircase set to north-west lit by an inserted
oriel: 3 turned and column balusters per tread, moulded ramped
and wreathed handrail and dado panelling. First floor room to
north-east re-uses mid C17 small-frame panelling. Main room
with pediment over panelled door. Roofs of staggered butt
purlin type.

Listing NGR: TM0914599630

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