Traditional Norfolk Barns for sale Great Ellingham

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Traditional Norfolk Barns for sale Great Ellingham

Unconverted barns for sale with planning permission in Great Ellingham, Norfolk

A pair of detached c.18th barns and a cart shed with planning permission for conversion into a four / five bedroom family home. The property is set on a plot of approximately one third of an acre (STS) with open countryside views on the edge of the sought after Norfolk village of Great Ellingham

Do you dream of living in a historic property with character and charm? Do you want to enjoy the peace and beauty of the unspoilt countryside while still being close to local amenities, transport links, and Ofsted Outstanding schools? If so, you won't want to miss this rare and unique opportunity to own a piece of Norfolk's heritage and make it your own.


Local records show that the barns are known to date back to at least 1791 but are probably much older,

The 452nd Barns, respectfully named in honour to the USAAF 452nd Airforce Group who flew B17 Flying Fortresses out of WWII Deopham airfield. The barns are situated near the southerly tip of the old main runway. The name of the barns may be changed as the name is not yet registered.

The barns

Of a traditional clay lump and pantile roof construction, the barns are set on a generous private plot of approximately ⅓ acre (STS), with plenty of space for parking and landscaping.

Approximate Dimensions

BARN ONE - 29' 9" x 17' 0" (9.07m x 5.18m)
BARN TWO - 23' 0" x 16' 0" (7.01m x 4.88m)
CART SHED - 19' 6" x 11' 0" (6m x 3.35m)


Full planning permission (3PL/2019/0349/F - Secured) for conversion to a four / five bedroom dwelling. The proposed conversion offers in excess of 2,000 sq ft (200sqm) of internal ground space allowing for a substantial dwelling over two floors. There is complete free scope to change the interior design to suit your own requirements, also the exterior may be changed with the appropriate revision to planning.

Included in the sale are:

• Full Architects drawings (Planning)
• Land registry drawings
• Structural survey
• Aboricultural survey
• Topographical survey
• Ecology survey
• Bat surveys

Services on site

• Mains water
• Mains electricity
• BT Full Fibre 1Gb


The barns are accessed by an exclusive driveway direct from the main carriageway and are located at Bush Green, a peaceful and stunning rural location on the outskirts of the much sought-after village of Great Ellingham in Norfolk. The local dark sky policy ensures that the stunning night sky can be enjoyed at Bush Green or the local Breckland observatory just a few minutes walk away.

The market towns of Attleborough and Wymondham are just a few minutes drive away and just five minutes from the A11 major link road to Norwich, Cambridge and London also ten minutes from Attleborough train station to Norwich, Cambridge and London.

Key Features

• Beautiful barns offering a great renovation project in a picturesque rural Norfolk village
• 4/5 bedroomed barn conversion of approx. floor area 2,000sqft (200sqm)
• Exclusive driveway
• Set on a beautiful farmland plot of approximately ⅓ acre
• Traditional clay lump and hand thrown pantiles
• Generous family parking
• Located at the southerly tip of historic WWII Deopham Airfield
• Great Ellingham Primary school
• Catchment for Wymondham College, Attleborough and Old Buckenham High Schools
• Friendly local gastro pub, post office, stores and also a renowned farm shop
• Public transport and local amenities within walking distance
• Full planning permission and all essential surveys included

Inspection by viewing is highly recommended.
Contact Details
Peter Roche

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