MORLEY OLD HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1050714
Date first listed:
02-Oct-1951
Statutory Address:
MORLEY OLD HALL

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Location

Statutory Address:
MORLEY OLD HALL

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
South Norfolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Morley
National Grid Reference:
TM 05583 98388

Details

TM 09 NE MORLEY

9/64 Morley Old Hall

2.10.51 I

House. Circa 1600. Brick in English bond with plaintiled roofs. U plan. 2 storeys with 2 storeys of attics. 4 bays of brick ovolo-moulded mullioned and transomed windows considerably renewed with ogee-moulded pediments above. 2 fine dormers with crow-stepped gables, 3-light mullioned and transomed windows with pediments and single oculi above, also with pediments. Moulded brick cornice and crow-stepped main gables. Large external stack to rear with 2 polygonal shafts. External stack to south side with garderobe projection adjoined and 2 polygonal shafts. Original 6-ramp stair with solid hardwood treads. Interesting roof structure with principal rafters connected to the tie beams by elbowed wall-posts because attic floor is well beneath level of wall-plate, Moated site (E. Mercer, English Vernacular Houses, 1975, p,19o, pl 65).

Listing NGR: TM0558398388

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
226528
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Mercer, E, English Vernacular Houses, (1975), 190

Legal

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

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