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Clay Cottage, Cranworth

Description: Clay Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 220793

OS Grid Reference: TF9856304514
OS Grid Coordinates: 598563, 304514
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6021, 0.9307

Location: Cranworth, Norfolk IP25 7SG

Locality: Cranworth
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP25 7SG

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Listing Text

TF 90 SE
9/2 Clay Cottage
- II

Former farmhouse. Mid C17 with rear extension dated 1709 on gable-end.
Rendered timber frame with pantile roof. Lobby-entrance type plan with
blocked doorway opposite stack to rear. 2 storeys. 4 modern ground floor
pivot windows with glazing bars. 3 C19 first floor casement windows with
glazing bars. East gable-end with one C18 3-light window with metal casement
and some leaded glazing. Modern ground floor window with glazing bars. One
C18 window to rear facade with later glazing bars and former metal casement.
Rear extension with colourwashed brick gable-end. 2 2-light windows with
single metal casements and some leaded glazing. Off-centre axial stack to
main block with interconnecting angled shafts. Modern shallow pitched roofs.
Interior. Original winding stair beside stack with turned balusters. Frame
with surviving tie beams and bridging joists with stepped run-out chamfer

Listing NGR: TF9856304514

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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