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Meadow Cottage, Alpington

Description: Meadow Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226714

OS Grid Reference: TG2964001462
OS Grid Coordinates: 629640, 301462
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5625, 1.3867

Location: Church Meadow Lane, Alpington, Norfolk NR14 7NG

Locality: Alpington
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR14 7NG

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Listing Text


1/7 Meadow Cottage

- II

House. Early 17th century. Timber frame, rendered and colourwashed. Partly
refaced and underbuilt in brickwork. Rear elevation partly weatherboarded.
Steeply pitched pantile roof. Two storeys and attics, lobby entrance plan.
Four window range, widely spaced: 2,3 and 4 light 20th century casements
with leaded glazing. Off-centre entrance with moulded architrave and plain
canopy on brackets. Plain tiled offset in south wall at first floor level.
Two gabled dormers with 2-light casements. Gables partly weatherboarded.
One-storey gabled wing to north with 20th century external gable stack.
Interior contains pair of service doorways into western end (one doorway
now blocked), beams with ogee and stepped chamfer stops. Fireplaces with
hollow chamfered and quadrant moulded brick four centre arches. 20th
century stair replaces original winding stair in lobby; original stair
remains from first floor to attic. Butt-purlin roof, east end possibly
rebuilt in mid 18th century.

Listing NGR: TG2964001462

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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