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Latitude: 52.5416 / 52°32'29"N
Longitude: 0.889 / 0°53'20"E
OS Eastings: 596012
OS Northings: 297674
OS Grid: TL960976
Mapcode National: GBR SD6.PKV
Mapcode Global: VHKBW.CCCY
Entry Name: Old Rectory Cottage
Listing Date: 16 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076790
English Heritage Legacy ID: 220174
Location: Caston, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17
Civil Parish: Caston
Built-Up Area: Caston
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Caston St Cross
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TL 99 NE CASTON THE STREET
4/12 Old Rectory Cottage
2 cottages, now one. Early C17 and early C19. Timber frame entirely cased
in brick in C19. Pantiled roof. L plan, originally 3 celled. One storey
and dormer attic. Pantiled gabled entrance porch with decorated bargeboard.
One 3-light leaded casement left and right with brick hoods on labels. Gabled
roofs with 3 gabled dormers with bargeboards and leaded casements. Rebuilt
stack at junction of ranges and similar stack at south gable. South wing later
C17, recased in mid C18 with tumbling and burnt headers. Drawing room interior
has plaster ceiling, now restored, comprising 2 Angels with spread wings,
One with mitre and book, the other with a staff. 4 large roundels of fleur-
de-lys and lotus leaves and 16 small modified Tudor roses complete decoration.
Date probably mid C17.
Listing NGR: TL9601297674
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