The Thatched Cottage
- 9 Jul 2002
- The Thatched Cottage, Connaught Road, Attleborough, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17 1BG
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TM 04 95 ATTLEBOROUGH CONNAUGHT ROAD (south side)
11/5 The Thatched Cottage 16.7.58
Cottage. Mid C16 and later. Timber framed with rendered wattle and daub on brick plinth. Thatched roof. T plan with cross wing to right. Main range one storey and dormer attic. Door to right under flat hood on quatrefoil punched brackets. 2 3-light casements to left under 2 gabled dormers with plain tiles and leaded casements. Gabled roof with central ridge stack.
Rear has opposing door, one casement under hood and 2 eaves dormers with casements. Cross wing obscured by large C20 lean-to porch at west. One eaves dormer under thatch and external stack to rear gable wall. Front gable punctuated by 3 casements, 2 under hoods. Interior retains complete timber frame, beams generally with tongue stops. Main roof range with clasped tenoned butt purlins. Frame with bracing in rear bedroom. Several H hinges to doors. Rebuilt fireplace and particularly heavy bridging beam in dining room.
Listing NGR: TM0334294264
Copyright IoE Mr David R. Wickham. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Wickham, David R.
Rights Holder: Wickham, David R.
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