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6 AND 8, WAINFORD ROAD, 6 AND 8, PIRNHOW STREET

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 6 AND 8, WAINFORD ROAD, 6 AND 8, PIRNHOW STREET

List entry Number: 1050558

Location

6 AND 8, PIRNHOW STREET
6 AND 8, WAINFORD ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ditchingham

National Park: THE BROADS

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Jan-1991

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 226885

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History

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Details

DITCHINHAM PIRNHOW STREET TM 39SW (or Wainford Road) 6/106 Nos 6 and 8

- II

House, divided into 2 dwellings. Circa late C16 or early C16, remodelled in circa late C16 or early C17 and subdivided and extended in C19 and extended again in C20. Timber frame, faced in brick, partly painted and partly rendered. Steeply pitched pantile roof with parapeted brick gable ends, the left hand (south east) with corbelled kneelers. Rendered brick axial stack.

3-room plan, at least the centre was originally open to the roof and heated from an open hearth fire and having a floor and stack inserted in circa late C16 or early C17. Remodelled with lobby entrance in front of stack in C17. Subdivided into 2 houses and rear wing added in C19 and another rear wing built C20.

1 storey and attic. Asymmetrical 4-window north east front. All C20 2-light casements; attics have 3 raking dormers. Brick porch on right (No. 6) with lean-to roof. Gabled wings at rear.

Interior: Chamfered cross-beams, the left hand (No. 8) with wide chamfers and flat stops, the right hand (no 6) with run-out stops. Centre room of main range (no. 8) has exposed post in rear wall with bracked or curved brace springing from a corbel. Axial stack has back-to-back fireplaces rebuilt in brick. The roof was rebuilt in C17 with knee-brace trusses, except for one original smoke-blackened Medieval tie-beam truss overcentre, with curved braces, queen-posts and collar.

Source: E. Rose, Norfolk Museums Service report, 1984.

Listing NGR: TM3462790518

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Rose, E, 'Norfolk Museums Service Report' in Norfolk Museums Service Report, (1984)

National Grid Reference: TM 34627 90518

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