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Park Cottage, Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Description: Park Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282399

OS Grid Reference: TM4875897655
OS Grid Coordinates: 648758, 297655
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5199, 1.6653

Location: B1074, Somerleyton, Suffolk NR32 5QU

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

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
4/48 Park Cottage
Gamekeeper's cottage of Somerleyton Hall Estate. Circa 1850. Roughcast
render on brick; applied timbering in geometric patterns to the upper floor
which projects slightly and is carried on wooden brackets. Hipped thatched
roof, the eaves raised over 3 of the first floor windows. Picturesque style.
L shape form. 2 storeys. Small-paned casement windows. The doorway is set
in the angle between the 2 wings: panelled entrance door and a lean-to porch
across the angle carried on 4 rustic timber posts. 2 red brick stacks set
against the outer wall of each wing. Part of the planned estate development
designed by John Thomas for Sir Morton Peto.

Listing NGR: TM4875897655

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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