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Cottage Approximately 80 Metres South West of Holly Lodge, Bergh Apton

Description: Cottage Approximately 80 Metres South West of Holly Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226736

OS Grid Reference: TM3188099526
OS Grid Coordinates: 631880, 299526
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5442, 1.4183

Location: Bergh Apton, Norfolk NR15 1DD

Locality: Bergh Apton
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR15 1DD

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Listing Text

TM 39 NW Cottage approx 80m
5/29 SW of Holly Lodge

- II

Cottage ornee, early C19. Coursed limestone blocks with hipped reed-thatched
roof. 1½ storeys, originally square on plan, now extended to north. South
facade has loggia on four timber columns each composed of four clustered
shafts with square bases and capitals. Central ground floor and overhanging
attic 2-light casements with leaded glazing eliptical headed lights. To
the north, a C20 flat roofed extension at north-west corner; small single
storey pantiled lean-to on north wall. Thatched attic dormer blocked in
brick. Chimney stack on north side of ridge with three linked octagonal
red brick shafts. To the east, a central doorway flanked by two quatrefoil
lights, one with leaded glazing. Doorway has re-set C16 four centred stone
arch under a square head with foliage carving in spandrels set on moulded
polygonal capital. Above the doorway, a thatched dormer, its opening blocked
and containing two re-set sections of a vaulted canopied niche with crocketted
pinnacles and ogee headed arch, with tall cusped arcading above; C14 of
ecclesiastical provenance.

Listing NGR: TM3188099526

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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