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Elm Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hilborough, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5716 / 52°34'17"N

Longitude: 0.6953 / 0°41'43"E

OS Eastings: 582751

OS Northings: 300494

OS Grid: TF827004

Mapcode National: GBR Q8X.NMN

Mapcode Global: WHKR8.NM9F

Entry Name: Elm Cottage

Listing Date: 30 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220963

Location: Hilborough, Breckland, Norfolk, IP26

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Hilborough

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Hilborough All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south side)
30:10:85 Elm Cottage


Cottage. Early C17 and later. Timber frame partly apparent with brick and
flint north gable-end. Colourwashed brick addition and partial re-facing.
Thatch and corrugated tile roofs. Early building forms an L plan. C19 brick
side addition to west. C20 flat-roofed extension to east. One storey with
attic to earlier part. North gable-end of c.1700 with diaper pattern in brick
and tumbling-in. Single inserted window. South facade with central boarded
door, 2 C19 3-light casement windows and one single light casement. 2 2-light
eyebrow dormers with leaded glazing and metal casements. Internal facades
with 2 C19 casement windows of 3 lights to west and one 2-light casement to
north beneath a skewback arch contemporary with C19 extension. C19 extension
of 2 storeys. North facade with panelled door and one bay of 2-light casement
windows. Ground floor openings beneath skewback arches. East facade with
a 3-light window beneath a segmental arch and one 2-light window above. Single
circular window to upper floor (a characteristic feature of Hilborough estate
cottages). Interior. One pair of jointed crucks with elbowed uprights in
roof. One room with angle rolls to common joists. Hilborough Hall Estate.

Listing NGR: TF8275100494

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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