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Thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Topcroft, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4883 / 52°29'17"N

Longitude: 1.3317 / 1°19'54"E

OS Eastings: 626297

OS Northings: 293035

OS Grid: TM262930

Mapcode National: GBR WKC.TSD

Mapcode Global: VHL8S.1QCC

Entry Name: Thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 18 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305903

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227416

Location: Topcroft, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR35

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Topcroft

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Topcroft St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text



TM 29 SE TOPCROFT ROOKERY LANE
(west side)

4/69 Thatched Cottage

- II

House. C16 and subsequently altered. Rendered C19 brick with remains
of timber frame. Thatched roof. 3-cell plan. Facade of 4 bays, 1½
storeys. C20 casement fenestration with shutters. C20 timber porch to
third bay. 4 eyebrow dormers. Off-centre axial stack. Roof height
changes to right hand bay. Interior. Right hand bay noted during
restoration in 1980 as having jowls remaining to principal posts; arch
braces to cambered tie beam; queen posts with arch braced to purlins.
5-light diamond mullion window in gable wall. Floor inserted. Adjacent
bay built as 2 storeys, with tie beam set below wall plate. Arch braces
from jowled posts to collar beam; spur tie between wall plate and arch
braces; queen posts to collar beam.


Listing NGR: TM2629793035

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