THATCHED COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1305903
Date first listed:
18-Feb-1991
Statutory Address:
THATCHED COTTAGE, ROOKERY LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
THATCHED COTTAGE, ROOKERY LANE

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
South Norfolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Topcroft
National Grid Reference:
TM 26297 93035

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
227416
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 07 Jan 2006
Reference: IOE01/14984/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Christopher Sharman. Source Historic England Archive
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