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Description: 15 and 16, the Green
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282389
OS Grid Reference: TM4843897398
OS Grid Coordinates: 648438, 297398
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5178, 1.6604
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SOMERLEYTON THE GREEN
TM 49 NE
4/38 Nos. 15 and 16
Pair of estate cottages. Circa 1850. Red brick with white brick dressings
and a raised brick course at first floor level. Mid C20 concrete plaintiles.
Picturesque style. Symmetrical to the green, with a hipped-roof block set
forward. 2 storeys. 2 windows, mullion and transome 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. Included for group value as 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. 5 & 6, The Green
Listing NGR: TM4843897398
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Source: English Heritage
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