THE HERMIT'S HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1050783
Date first listed:
02-Oct-1951
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Apr-1983
Statutory Address:
THE HERMIT'S HOUSE, HALL FARM PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE HERMIT'S HOUSE, HALL FARM PLACE

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
South Norfolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Bawburgh
National Grid Reference:
TG 15732 08818

Details

TG 1508 9/7

BAWBURGH HALL FARM PLACE The Hermit's House. (Formerly listed as garden house)

2.10.51

II* Possible former dovecote to Bawburgh Hall (demolished). Mid C17 incorporating C14 decorative mouldings from a demolished ecclesiast- ical structure. Square in plan and 2 storeys. Elaborate C14 plinth. Blocked door to south, large C19 opening with segmental arch to north. Moulded median frieze with 3 recessed circular medallions above it on west side. Blocked moulded oval windows with winged angels in spandrels on south and east sides. C14 quatrefoil frieze and C14 cornice with abundant foliage ornament. pyramidal roof with a badly worn C14 pinnacle figure, possibly of Virgin and Child. C17 brick, flint and stone wall with moulded brick coping abuts south west corner. Listed II* for medieval remains.

Listing NGR: TG1573208818

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
226410
Legacy System:
LBS

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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