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THATCHED COTTAGE

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: THATCHED COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1305903

Location

THATCHED COTTAGE, ROOKERY LANE

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

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Topcroft

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Feb-1991

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 227416

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TM 29 SE TOPCROFT ROOKERY LANE (west side)

4/69 Thatched Cottage

- II

House. C16 and subsequently altered. Rendered C19 brick with remains of timber frame. Thatched roof. 3-cell plan. Facade of 4 bays, 1½ storeys. C20 casement fenestration with shutters. C20 timber porch to third bay. 4 eyebrow dormers. Off-centre axial stack. Roof height changes to right hand bay. Interior. Right hand bay noted during restoration in 1980 as having jowls remaining to principal posts; arch braces to cambered tie beam; queen posts with arch braced to purlins. 5-light diamond mullion window in gable wall. Floor inserted. Adjacent bay built as 2 storeys, with tie beam set below wall plate. Arch braces from jowled posts to collar beam; spur tie between wall plate and arch braces; queen posts to collar beam.

Listing NGR: TM2629793035

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National Grid Reference: TM 26297 93035

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