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THE ANCIENT HOUSE

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: THE ANCIENT HOUSE

List entry Number: 1305629

Location

THE ANCIENT HOUSE, WELLS ROAD

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

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Holkham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-May-1983

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 223385

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HOLKHAM WELLS ROAD TF 84SE (south aide)

5/81 The Ancient House

G.V. II House. C19 remodelling of early C17 building. Flint and red brick with steeply pitched pantile roof with crested ridge. Two storeys with one storey wing to S. Crow-stepped gables. Early C17 two storey porch with ore-topper gable, three light ovolo-mullioned window and moulded and chamfered door frame, Brick rectangular hood moulds over openings. Five chimney stacks with paired terra- cotta moulded shafts, bases and castellated caps. Two 3- and 4-light mullion and transom windows, mostly C19. Pediments over some first floor windows. Evidence of earlier brick and flint work in N gable with two 2-light window with drip moulds, one opening blocked. Flank wall on E side of flint and brick with pantile capping.

Listing NGR: TF8923143962

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National Grid Reference: TF 89231 43962

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