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Grey Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Melton, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6205 / 52°37'13"N

Longitude: 1.1979 / 1°11'52"E

OS Eastings: 616560

OS Northings: 307331

OS Grid: TG165073

Mapcode National: GBR VG9.PNC

Mapcode Global: WHLSG.CDNC

Plus Code: 9F43J5CX+64

Entry Name: Grey Cottage

Listing Date: 26 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050539

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226941

Location: Little Melton, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR9

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Little Melton

Built-Up Area: Little Melton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Melton Little All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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2/56 Grey Cottage


House, C16 with C19 roof; timber framed, rendered and colourwashed, slates
and pantiles. Open hall with inserted floor, now of 2 cells with additional
bay to east. 1½ storeyed lofted addition to right, timber framed and
rendered, pantiles. Gable copings; chimney bay between bays 1 and 2 with
rebuilt shaft; large end internal stack to right with rendered shaft.
Principal facade to south: 3 bays, 2 storeys; ground floor with 3 2-light
casements, first floor with 3 3-light casements; C19 gabled porch with slate
roof between bays 2 and 3. Rear with various additions in flint with
pantiles. Interior: timberframe exposed first and second cells with
inserted floor, tie beams with ¼ mouldings and lambs tongue chamfer stops;
fireplace to first cell enclosed; fireplace to central cell rebuilt. Large
fireplace to third cell. Upper floor with steeply pitched C16 roof with
collars; C17 raking dormers. The walls were raised in the C19 to form eaves
at level of dormer lintels and a shallow pitched roof placed over the
existing roof.

Listing NGR: TG1656007331

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