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Shrubb Farm Cottages, Roudham and Larling

Description: Shrubb Farm Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 219885

OS Grid Reference: TL9813288807
OS Grid Coordinates: 598132, 288807
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4613, 0.9150

Location: Sallow Lane, Roudham, Norfolk NR16 2QT

Locality: Roudham and Larling
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR16 2QT

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Listing Text

TL 98 NE

6/60 Shrubb Farm Cottages


Cottage. Late C17. Timber framed, rendered clay lump and pantiled roof. 2
storeys and attic. 2 doorways right and left of centre with brick surrounds.
3 casements to ground floor, 4 to upper evently spaced. Overhang to roof
with central and right gable ridge stacks. South gable with C20 windows to
first two floors. Coping string course at roof line below single attic
window topped with hood string course. Plain bargeboards. Rear has 2 storey
gabled privy tower with small casements, the lower C20. C18 lean-to extension
to right, C20 extension to left. 2 storey wing to north of same construction
as main block. Various windows of C20 in original openings. Chimney to
gable end. North gable wall rebuilt of random brick to ground floor, clay
lump above. Renewed chimney. Ground floor south room with chamfered end-
stopped beams. Original fireplace with brick surround. Most timber framing
of interior intact. Staircase in chimney breast. Principals and secondary
rafters in roof. Collars with clasped purlins above and butt purlins below.
Notable as an early survival of clay lump construction.

Listing NGR: TL9813288807

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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