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Estate Yard Cottage Woodyard Cottage, Wickmere

Description: Estate Yard Cottage Woodyard Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 224540

OS Grid Reference: TG1588232286
OS Grid Coordinates: 615882, 332286
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8448, 1.2043

Location: Wickmere, Norfolk NR11 7LY

Locality: Wickmere
Local Authority: North Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR11 7LY

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Listing Text


5/93 Estate Yard Cottage and
Woodyard Cottage


Pair of estate cottages. Circa mid C19, probably a remodelling
and enlargement of a circa C18 range. Red brick, Flemish bond
fronts and English bond gable ends and rear wall of Woodyard
Cottage. Red clay pantile roofs with coped gable ends. Brick
axial and gable end stacks with ornate moulded brick shafts.

Pair of attached 2-room plan cottages; the left (Estate Yard
Cottage) with central entrance and gable end stacks; the right
(Woodyard Cottage) with central axial stack and entrance on left.
Both have C19 rear outshuts.

2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3:3 window south front with joint in
brickwork at centre. Large C19 3-light casements on ground floor
and smaller 2-light casements on first floor all with rendered
hoodmoulds. Doorway at centre of left 3 bays with panelled and
glazed door and plain tile hipped open porch on wooden posts with
single light window above and small gable above that with shaped
bargeboards, finial and pendant. Similar gable to 2-storey
rendered porch on left of right hand cottage, round arches with
pendants to front and sides of porch and glazed and panelled door.
At rear main roof of west (right hand) cottage is carried down as
catslide over outshuts with lower outshuts in angles to left and

Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TG1588232286

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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