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5 and 6, the Green, Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Description: 5 and 6, the Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282385

OS Grid Reference: TM4844997481
OS Grid Coordinates: 648449, 297481
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5185, 1.6606

Location: B1074, Somerleyton, Suffolk NR32 5PX

Locality: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR32 5PX

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
4/34 Nos 5 and 6
Pair of estate cottages. Circa 1850. Red brick with yellow brick dressings
and a raised brick course at first floor level. Clay pantiles. Picturesque
style. Symmetrical to the green, with a hipped-roof block set forward. 2
storeys. 2 windows, mullion and transom casements under segmental arches; the
original lead lattice cames only remain in the upper part of each light. The
upper windows are gabled half-dormers. To each recessed part of the facade a
shallow-arched doorway with boarded door. Central rectangular stack of yellow
brick with grouped flues and a second matching stack to the rear. Part of the
model village of estate workers' cottages built around the green for Sir
Morton Peto to the designs of John Thomas. Almost identical to Nos. 15 & 16,
The Green (q.v.).

Listing NGR: TM4844997481

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Source: English Heritage

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