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Row of 4 Cottages at 0681 8846 About 30 Metres South South East of Police House, Banham

Description: Row of 4 Cottages at 0681 8846 About 30 Metres South South East of Police House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 220398

OS Grid Reference: TM0681088458
OS Grid Coordinates: 606810, 288458
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4549, 1.0423

Location: Mill Road, Banham, Norfolk NR16 2HU

Locality: Banham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR16 2HU

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list:-


Row of 4 cottages at
13/10000 0681 8846 about 30m SSE
of Police House


Terrace of 4 cottages. Circa mid to late C17. Rendered timber frame.
Steeply pitched pantile roof with gabled ends. 2 red brick axial
stacks. Plan: Terrace of 4 cottages of 1-room depth; each cottage
having principal room heated from back-to-back fireplaces in 2 axial
stacks and narrow unheated service rooms to right or left. Circa late
C19 or C20 outshut behind the right end. Exterior: 1 storey and attic,
not quite symmetrical 7-window front. C20 2-light casements with
glazing bars and 4 C20 glazed doors. 4 small gabled dormers symmetri-
cally arranged just above eaves with 2-light casements. Attic case-
ments in gable ends. Small 2-light casements at rear and old plank
back doors; weatherboarded rear outshut to left. Interior: Floor
supported on chamfered axial beam in each room; fireplaces mostly
blocked. Timber frame partitions between rooms survive intact. Some
exposed wall framing and rafters but attics ceiled. Some circa late
C17 plank doors with wrought iron hinges.
Note: The terrace may have been built as almshouses.

Listing NGR: TM0681088458

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Source: English Heritage

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