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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.


List entry Number: 1252706



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

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Forncett

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Mar-1990

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 435757

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1. 5321 FORNCETT Tabernacle Lane (east side) TM 19 SW 7/1197 Ashdell House


2. House. Late C17, altered in late C19. Timber-framed, clad in late C19 red brick with rusticated quoins to stucco front; gabled pantile roof; brick ridge stack. 3-unit lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Gabled porch with carved bargeboards and pilasters to bracketed flat hood over Tudor-arched doorway: flanked by lean-to bay windows with revealed decorative tile panels; first floor 4-pane sashes. Flat brick arches over windows to sides and rear. Interior: exposed timber frame with jowled and unjowled storey posts; ground floor room to right (former parlour) has ovolo-moulded beams with elaborate niched stops and ovolo-moulded bressummer with similar niched stop over blocked open fireplace; central room (former hall) has stop-chamfered beams, soffit mortices for removed mullioned window to rear and chamfered bressummer with elaborate niched stops over blocked open fireplace; service area to left has original lateral partition and stop-chamfered beam and morticing to soffit of beam marking position of original transerve partition; original transverse partition to first floor.

Listing NGR: TM1420993657

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National Grid Reference: TM 14209 93657


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