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Harvey House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wymondham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5699 / 52°34'11"N

Longitude: 1.1104 / 1°6'37"E

OS Eastings: 610884

OS Northings: 301440

OS Grid: TG108014

Mapcode National: GBR TFF.ZGQ

Mapcode Global: WHLSM.1N1Q

Entry Name: Harvey House

Listing Date: 14 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386121

Location: Wymondham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR18

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Wymondham

Built-Up Area: 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


655-1/10/63 (West side)
14/07/72 Nos.20 AND 22
Harvey House


House with part of north end divided as a shop. Late C15 hall
house, much altered and with many additions. Late C18 facade.
Partly timber-framed. Colourwashed brick facade with pantiles,
black-glazed to No.22. C20 half-glazed door to No.22, flanked
by one 4-light timber cross casement each side, both late C20.
Door has a timber case with a flat hood over a dentil frieze.
2 sashes to first floor with glazing bars, set within exposed
boxes. No.20 with late C19 glazed shop front with timber hood.
Above are 2 similar sashes to No.22. Gabled roof with internal
gable-end stacks, that to north set in from gable and placed
west of ridge on rear roof slope. Rear and interior reveals
plan as an L-shaped town plan with hall placed to south of
small courtyard in an extension running west. Hall range
terminates in a stepped gable. West of this is an C18 addition
with the north side now glazed in. At west of this is a c1750
block placed at right angles. West side of front range to
street and north side of former hall range now with C20
brickwork. North side of courtyard with various additions.
Garage to west with re-used crenellated bridging beam.
INTERIOR. Main door leads to passage with an inner doorway
formed of sunk quadrant-moulded jambs (only one remaining).
This probably early C17. South ground-floor room with
chamfered bridging beams. Winder staircase to west of stack
re-formed to drop into former hall range. A timber 4-centred
arch, now blocked and probably one of a pair, set into east
wall of hall range. First floor with tie beams on arched
braces. Roof at this point not accessible. Roof of west block
of taper-tenoned butt purlins.

Listing NGR: TG1088401440

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

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