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Description: Abbey Cottage
Date Listed: 15 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 221870
OS Grid Reference: TF8151815042
OS Grid Coordinates: 581518, 315042
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7026, 0.6851
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CASTLE ACRE CHURCH LANE (west side)
11/2 Abbey Cottage.
Cottage. Perhaps C15 east gable, C19 cottage extension. East gable has fine
plinth of chequered flushwork. Squared clunch blocks with squared knapped
flint, rubble and knapped flint above. Cottage of flint rubble, brick extension
at west. Red pantiled roof. 3 windows, 2 storeys. East gable embrassure of
large window, stone jambs, C18 and C19 pointed arch head in brick, blocked
with knapped flint. Stone quoins. Cottage has 3 ground floor windows, one
C19 Holkham Estate cast-iron 3-light casement, 3 first floor windows, 2 C19
cast-iron 2-light casements. Low pitched roof with one ridge and one west
end stack. Gable perhaps that of C15 chapel on this site indicated by C18
maps references to Almoner's Garden or Chapel Close.
Listing NGR: TF8151815042
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Source: English Heritage
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