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Old Rectory Cottage, Caston

Description: Old Rectory Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 220174

OS Grid Reference: TL9601297674
OS Grid Coordinates: 596012, 297674
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5416, 0.8890

Location: Coronation Terrace, Caston, Norfolk NR17 1DL

Locality: Caston
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR17 1DL

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Listing Text

(Attleborough Road)

4/12 Old Rectory Cottage

- II

2 cottages, now one. Early C17 and early C19. Timber frame entirely cased
in brick in C19. Pantiled roof. L plan, originally 3 celled. One storey
and dormer attic. Pantiled gabled entrance porch with decorated bargeboard.
One 3-light leaded casement left and right with brick hoods on labels. Gabled
roofs with 3 gabled dormers with bargeboards and leaded casements. Rebuilt
stack at junction of ranges and similar stack at south gable. South wing later
C17, recased in mid C18 with tumbling and burnt headers. Drawing room interior
has plaster ceiling, now restored, comprising 2 Angels with spread wings,
One with mitre and book, the other with a staff. 4 large roundels of fleur-
de-lys and lotus leaves and 16 small modified Tudor roses complete decoration.
Date probably mid C17.

Listing NGR: TL9601297674

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Source: English Heritage

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