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Gardener's Cottage About 350 Metres South East of Shadwell Park, Brettenham

Description: Gardener's Cottage About 350 Metres South East of Shadwell Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 219904

OS Grid Reference: TL9314482842
OS Grid Coordinates: 593144, 282842
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4095, 0.8382

Location: A1066, Brettenham, Norfolk IP24 2RU

Locality: Brettenham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP24 2RU

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Listing Text

TL 98 SW
8/73 No 2, Gardener's Cottage
about 350m SE of Shadwell Park


Gardener's bothy. Circa 1840. Possibly by Edward Blore. Plastered clay
lump. Thatched roof (roof destroyed by fire) with gabled ends. Gault
brick stacks with chamfered shafts and moulded caps and bases, the
bases with arms. Tudor style. Plan: L-shaped on plan with principal
room in each wing and kitchen in the angle. Exterior: 2 storeys.
Asymmetrical elevations with gabled wing to left or right. 1, 2 and
3-light windows with 4-centred arch lights with metal lattice case-
ments. On the south gable a canted wooden oriel on large brackets with
similar lattice casements. In the SW angle a C20 wooden boarded porch
with a corrugated iron sheet roof and on east side an outshut with a
C20 wooden porch in the angle. Interior: Most of the original joinery
survives on the ground floor including panelled doors, architraves and
cupboards and in the NW room a carved wooden chimney piece. Roof
structure destroyed.

Listing NGR: TL9314482842

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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