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Waterfield Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Brooke, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.537 / 52°32'13"N

Longitude: 1.3536 / 1°21'12"E

OS Eastings: 627529

OS Northings: 298517

OS Grid: TM275985

Mapcode National: GBR WJT.T7B

Mapcode Global: VHL8L.DHYJ

Entry Name: Waterfield Cottage

Listing Date: 5 September 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227344

Location: Brooke, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR15

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Brooke

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Brooke St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


2/4 Waterfield Cottage

- II

Small house. Early C17. Rendered timber frame, some brick. Thatched roof.
2-cell lobby entrance type plan, with later C17 cell added. 4 bay, 1½ storey
facade. C20 brick plinth. Leaded casements, probably C18. 2-light casement
to left hand bay. C20 lean-to porch. To right of porch 4-light casement,
2-light casement. 2 eyebrow dormers with Gothick leaded casements. C17 brick
axial stack. Tall rendered plinth to rear. 4-light cavetto mullion with
roll, to ground floor. C20 dormer window. C20 thatched extension.
Interior. Timber frame revealed; curved braces between corner posts and
wall plate. Cambered transverse beams supporting chamfered floor joists.
Rebate for shutters to former openings to ground and first floor of bays
adjacent to stack. Brick fireplace with 4-centred arch to upper room.
Cambered tie beam. Curved wind braces. Clasped purlins. C17 turned
balusters brought from Oldhouse Farmhouse (item No. 2/2 q.v.).

Listing NGR: TM2752998517

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