Summer visits 2023

2023 Summer events are underway, as circulated to members in Spring 2023 Newsletter. Visits include: Cavick House, Wymondham The Thatch Attleborough Billington Mill Planned visits include Manor House, Litcham Wangford Hall, Suffolk Churches day in September. Winter...
May & June 2022 – South Norfolk

May & June 2022 – South Norfolk

In May and June 2022 NHBG visited two houses in south  Norfolk, in Bunwell and Fritton. Both were complex buildings with many changes and developments. This included the chimney stack. At both we were provided with excellent teas, special thanks to the owners of the...
NHBG churches day 2022

NHBG churches day 2022

The annual NHBG Churches day in August visited the ruins of Tivetshall St Mary, the tower of which collapsed into the nave in 1949 (photo above), Tivetshall St Margaret with it’s beautiful recently restored 16th century tympaneum on the chancel arch (below),...
2022 AGM

2022 AGM

The 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held in Mileham in July. Members were taken round Mileham Castle, houses in the village and farms, by an excellent local team. Mileham Castle is one of the largest motte and bailey castles in Norfolk. It straddles the B1145, a...
2022 events

2022 events

In April 2022 NHBG finally welcomed Vernacular Architecture Group members to Norfolk. The visit was delayed by two years and eventually happened as a mix of virtual and live visits. The zoom visit consisted of a series of six talks on aspects of vernacular...