Description: Sots Hole Cottage
Date Listed: 19 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 228565
OS Grid Reference: TG3587813823
OS Grid Coordinates: 635878, 313823
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6707, 1.4873
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TG 31 SE WOODBASTWICK RANWORTH ROAD
Sots Hole Cottage.
Cottage, mainly mid C18, but with C16 and C17 fragments. East end mainly C17,
western end C18, but on C17 plinth. Restored and extended to west in c.1980.
Built of flint and brick with thatched roof. 1½ storeys with single storey
extension to west. 3 windows to north with single storey gabled C19 porch.
Inserted Diocletian window in blocked doorway. Inserted long C20 window. Three
2-light C19 casement windows in wedge dormers. East gable wall of flint and
brick with 3, C20 windows in original openings. Moulded brick kneelers, parapet
verge and end stack. West gable with inserted openings for C20 casement
windows. Brick kneelers, eaves level platband, parapet verge and end stack.
Open brick fireplaces. Fireplace at first floor east end with brick basket
arch. Fireplace at ground floor below with re-used beam with chamfer and ogee
nicked stop. Exposed late C17 floor joists and bridging beams with ogee stops.
West end has softwood joists and staggered butt purlin roof. Eastern roof
mainly C18, but with a pair of upper crucks on easternmost principal rafter
in the manner of Ranworth Old Hall.
Listing NGR: TG3587813823
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