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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: 1306687



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

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Banham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Jul-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 220294

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8/47 Banham Hall 21.7.51

- II*

Manorial House, Late C16. Timber framed with colourwashed brick in cross wing gables. Pantiled roof. L plan with subsidiary south gable tending to H plan. 2 storeys and attic. East front recessed range has door to left under flat hood. 3 cross casements to ground floor of 4, 3 and 2 lights probably C18 replacements. 2 5-light timber mullioned windows to first floor with casements. Deep band of pargetting at first floor level with scroll and diaper patterns extends into north cross wing. Cross wing has late C18 door and 2 mullioned first floor windows of 4 and 3 lights. Gabled roofs. Both cross wing gable ends stepped with cross casements under pediments in both storeys and attic but attic of north wing without pediment. Rear elevation stopped to south by stepped gable of cross wing with external stepped stack. 4 blocked windows with remains of mullions. Brickworth is English bond. Centre roughcast with large external stepped stack gabled back to roof to left of door and mullioned timber casement. Scattered C18 replacement casements to remainder of centre. North cross wing gabled with bargeboards and 2 replaced casements, the lower one under segmental arch. North elevation has C17 8-light timber hollow mullioned window with rolls to ground floor. Interior timber frame complete. Kitchen in north wing close studded with chamfered bridging beam. Dog-leg staircase in timber framed well with middle rail. Upper corridor runs through front of house connecting wings. Simple roof of collars and principals in centre, the cross wings with the addition of butt purlins.

Listing NGR: TM0698389129

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National Grid Reference: TM 06983 89129


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