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Spinky Den and the Cottage, Shipdham

Description: Spinky Den and the Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 May 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 220877

OS Grid Reference: TF9582107314
OS Grid Coordinates: 595821, 307314
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6282, 0.8919

Location: A1075, Shipdham, Norfolk IP25 7LX

Locality: Shipdham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP25 7LX

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Listing Text

TF 9507
(south side)
14/85 Spinky Den and the
30.5.60 [(formerly listed as Church
Close Cottages (3 dwellings)]

2 dwellings. Late Medieval, C16 and later. Rendered timber frame with
thatched roofs. L plan with late Medieval block to street side and C16
addition to rear. 2 storeys. West facade has 2 sash windows with glazing
bars and one small window with glazing bars to ground floor. At first
floor one 3-light and one 2-light windows with metal casements. Off-centre
doorway with a glazed and boarded gabled porch. Street facade with a
single sash window with glazing bars in western bay: representing a stair-
case hall. Rest of block 2-storeyed with a raised and fielded panelled
door and 4 C19 2-light casement windows. C18 gable-end stack. 3 equal
sized cells of street side pile thought to represent former almshouses.
At present the 2 properties are divided with the westernmost cell
belonging to rear pile.

Listing NGR: TF9582107314

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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