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Description: Ford Cottage
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 275592
OS Grid Reference: TL7228761699
OS Grid Coordinates: 572287, 261699
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2265, 0.5211
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TL 76 SW DALHAM THE STREET
6/32 Ford Cottage
7.5.54 (Formerly listed
as Sycamore Cottage
and Cottage adjoining
House. Mid or late C16, extended on right hand side C18 in 2
stages One-and-a-half storeys and attics. Timber-framed and
rendered. Thatched roof with eyebrow casement dormers; axial and
gable chimneys of red brick. The axial chimney C16 with, at the
front, a circular flue on an octagonal base, the flue having
carved bricks forming a diaper-work pattern. A pair of C17
flattened hexagonal flues probably replace a second circular
flue. C20 small-pane casements and boarded entrance door. The
C16 timber-framing is of good quality, with clasped-purlin roof,
close-studding and evidence for unglazed windows. The house may
originally have had 3 cells, the 3rd cell being demolished and
rebuilt when the house was divided into cottages in C18.
Listing NGR: TL7228761699
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Source: English Heritage
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