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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.

Name: FRIARY FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1253063

Location

FRIARY FARMHOUSE, CLEY ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
NorfolkNorth NorfolkDistrict AuthorityBlakeney

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Mar-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Feb-1979

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 222865

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5320 BLAKENEY CLEY ROAD (North Side)

Friary Farmhouse (formerly listed as Friary Farmhouse TG 04 SW 1/12 6.3.59

II

2. House incorporating remains of Carmelite Friary founded in 1296, chuch consecrated in 1302. Gift of Maud de Roos, wife of W. de Roos who distinguished himself in the Crusades and was knighted and granted land at Cley and Blakeney. The house as it stands is probably mainly C17 with datestone on west side: "1667 T.R.I". Flint and brick with some stone quoins. Pantile roof with brick coping to gable ends. Two storeys and attic. L-shaped on plan. mainly modern metal-frame casements and some sashes with glazing bars. Incoporates medieval walling, a buttress, various blocked openings, fragments of window surrounds and stonework including a re-used carved kneeler on south-west gable with coat of arms. Modern accretions on east side. Wing on south-east probably C17, and later, one storey and attic.

Listing NGR: TG0319944039

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National Grid Reference: TG 03199 44039

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