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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: 1050539



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

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Little Melton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Oct-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 226941

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2/56 Grey Cottage


House, C16 with C19 roof; timber framed, rendered and colourwashed, slates and pantiles. Open hall with inserted floor, now of 2 cells with additional bay to east. 1½ storeyed lofted addition to right, timber framed and rendered, pantiles. Gable copings; chimney bay between bays 1 and 2 with rebuilt shaft; large end internal stack to right with rendered shaft. Principal facade to south: 3 bays, 2 storeys; ground floor with 3 2-light casements, first floor with 3 3-light casements; C19 gabled porch with slate roof between bays 2 and 3. Rear with various additions in flint with pantiles. Interior: timberframe exposed first and second cells with inserted floor, tie beams with ¼ mouldings and lambs tongue chamfer stops; fireplace to first cell enclosed; fireplace to central cell rebuilt. Large fireplace to third cell. Upper floor with steeply pitched C16 roof with collars; C17 raking dormers. The walls were raised in the C19 to form eaves at level of dormer lintels and a shallow pitched roof placed over the existing roof.

Listing NGR: TG1656007331

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National Grid Reference: TG 16560 07331


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