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2 Stud Farmhouse Cottages, Melton Constable

Description: 2 Stud Farmhouse Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 223985

OS Grid Reference: TG0332032589
OS Grid Coordinates: 603320, 332589
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8524, 1.0182

Location: Melton Constable, Norfolk NR24 2NJ

Locality: Melton Constable
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR24 2NJ

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Listing Text


3/74 2 Stud Farmhouse


Cottages. c.1820. Gault brick facade, red brick returns and rear, C20 flat
pantiled roof. 3 storey pedimented centre tower with flanking single bay
wings and returned single bay wings, 2 storeys forming 'U' plan. Simple brick
Neo-classical style, similar to Samuel Wyatt designs for the contemporary
Holkham estate. Centre piece with ground floor bay with 2 doors possibly
inserted in original open arched entrance, flush rubbed brick relieving arch
above. Attic with one 2 light casement with dentil eaves cornice pediment
above. Flanking bays with single ground floor and first floor casements;
at first floor as half dormers under pediments. Returned wings with single
ground floor cross-windows and single first floor casements. Moulded brick
eaves, one ridge stack to each returned wing, two to cross wing and one
to tower with moulded parapets with dentils.

Listing NGR: TG0332032589

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Source: English Heritage

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