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The Rookery

A Grade II Listed Building in Rocklands, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5295 / 52°31'46"N

Longitude: 0.9317 / 0°55'54"E

OS Eastings: 598961

OS Northings: 296446

OS Grid: TL989964

Mapcode National: GBR SDG.GD3

Mapcode Global: VHKBX.3PF7

Entry Name: The Rookery

Listing Date: 16 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077575

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220218

Location: Rocklands, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Rocklands

Built-Up Area: Rockland All Saints

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Rockland All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TL 99 NE ROCKLANDS THE STREET
4/56
The Rookery

- II

House. c.1600 core, but mainly c.l900. Brick and roughcast clay lump with
pantiled gable roof. Through passage plan. 2 storeys and dormer attic, 3
bay main range with door to left under flat hood. Timber moulded string course
at first floor. 2 bay addition to left of 2 storeys. Cl9 casements throughout,
some C20. Attic storey half timbered. External stack to extension, central
stack to main range. Similar rear but with full length timber conservatory
on roughcast plinth of c.1900. Cross gabled cruciform billiard room to right.
South-west gable retains early C17 window of 5 lights with hollow chamfered
timber mullions. Interior has pegged plank and muntin Screen dividing
original hall from passage. Plain section with 4 muntins missing to provide
access. Rebuilt fireplace. Drawing room with 2 cross bridging beams with sunk
quadrant mouldings. End stopped joists.

Listing NGR: TL9896196446

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