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Widows Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5152 / 52°30'54"N

Longitude: 1.6567 / 1°39'24"E

OS Eastings: 648202

OS Northings: 297098

OS Grid: TM482970

Mapcode National: GBR YSL.CN9

Mapcode Global: VHM6D.N1PP

Entry Name: Widows Cottage

Listing Date: 29 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031937

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282420

Location: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Waveney, Suffolk, NR32

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Somerleyton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

SOMERLEYTON THE STREET
TM 49 NE
4/68 Nos.1 to 7 (consecutive)
(Widows Cottages)
II
Row of 7 estate cottages. Probably c.1850 (not later than 1861). Yellow
brick with white brick dressings. Roof of mid C20 concrete plaintiles.
Symmetrical form with gabled end blocks set forward and a slightly projecting
gable to the centre. A range of 7 2-light casement windows under segmental
arches; 4 gabled half-dormers. The end blocks have 4-light canted bays on the
ground floor. The windows only retain their original lead lattice cames in
the upper part of each light. 7 doorways, 5 facing forward and 2 in the end
walls: each has a boarded door and gabled porch on timber posts. 7 white
brick stacks. Included as a largely unaltered example of the local estate
architecture built for Sir Morton Peto to the designs of John Thomas.


Listing NGR: TM4820297098

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