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THE ROOKERY

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: THE ROOKERY

List entry Number: 1077575

Location

THE ROOKERY, THE STREET

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

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rocklands

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Nov-1983

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 220218

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 99 NE ROCKLANDS THE STREET 4/56 The Rookery

- II House. c.1600 core, but mainly c.l900. Brick and roughcast clay lump with pantiled gable roof. Through passage plan. 2 storeys and dormer attic, 3 bay main range with door to left under flat hood. Timber moulded string course at first floor. 2 bay addition to left of 2 storeys. Cl9 casements throughout, some C20. Attic storey half timbered. External stack to extension, central stack to main range. Similar rear but with full length timber conservatory on roughcast plinth of c.1900. Cross gabled cruciform billiard room to right. South-west gable retains early C17 window of 5 lights with hollow chamfered timber mullions. Interior has pegged plank and muntin Screen dividing original hall from passage. Plain section with 4 muntins missing to provide access. Rebuilt fireplace. Drawing room with 2 cross bridging beams with sunk quadrant mouldings. End stopped joists.



Listing NGR: TL9896196446

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National Grid Reference: TL 98961 96446

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