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Spinky Den and the Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipdham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6283 / 52°37'41"N

Longitude: 0.8919 / 0°53'30"E

OS Eastings: 595821

OS Northings: 307314

OS Grid: TF958073

Mapcode National: GBR SC7.B8W

Mapcode Global: WHLS9.N6XG

Entry Name: Spinky Den and the Cottage

Listing Date: 30 May 1960

Last Amended: 21 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151934

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220877

Location: Shipdham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP25

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Shipdham

Built-Up Area: Shipdham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Shipdham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

SHIPDHAM CHURCH CLOSE
TF 9507
(south side)
14/85 Spinky Den and the
Cottage
30.5.60 [(formerly listed as Church
Close Cottages (3 dwellings)]
GV II

2 dwellings. Late Medieval, C16 and later. Rendered timber frame with
thatched roofs. L plan with late Medieval block to street side and C16
addition to rear. 2 storeys. West facade has 2 sash windows with glazing
bars and one small window with glazing bars to ground floor. At first
floor one 3-light and one 2-light windows with metal casements. Off-centre
doorway with a glazed and boarded gabled porch. Street facade with a
single sash window with glazing bars in western bay: representing a stair-
case hall. Rest of block 2-storeyed with a raised and fielded panelled
door and 4 C19 2-light casement windows. C18 gable-end stack. 3 equal
sized cells of street side pile thought to represent former almshouses.
At present the 2 properties are divided with the westernmost cell
belonging to rear pile.


Listing NGR: TF9582107314

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