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The Garden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Swardeston, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5767 / 52°34'36"N

Longitude: 1.2464 / 1°14'46"E

OS Eastings: 620062

OS Northings: 302606

OS Grid: TG200026

Mapcode National: GBR VGY.HXT

Mapcode Global: WHMTT.3HSG

Entry Name: The Garden House

Listing Date: 26 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306115

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226991

Location: Swardeston, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR14

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Swardeston

Built-Up Area: Swardeston

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Swardeston St Mary Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


6/107 The Garden House


House, C17, rendered and colourwashed, timberframed with brick, pantiles.
4 cells and central chimney bay, single storey and attic. Principal facade
to east: plinth of brick and flint, facade part encased in brick to left;
cell 1 with doorway to left, 2-light casement to right; cell 2 with part
panelled glazed door with glazing bars, attached glazed porch on C19 rustic
wood columns; cell 3 with Cl9 3-light casement with transome; cell 4 with
3-light leaded casements (one light plain). Raking roof dormers to cells
2 and 3. Left gable with offset wall above eaves level containing loft
doorway; right return with 2-light attic window with pintle hinges. Rear
to common with 2 C19 3-light openings with transoms. Interior: stair to
rear of stack; timber frame with curved braces to front and rear of third
cell; partition between third and fourth cells with 2 doorways. Tie beam
to cell 3 with lambs tongue stops, bridging beam to cell 1 of round timber,
18cm ceiling joists to cell 2. Fourth cell with straight braces, partition
within cell having wavy splat ventilation bars over doorway. 2-tier roof
of 8cm rafters with collars, staggered tenoned purlins.

Listing NGR: TG2006202606

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