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Abbey Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Acre, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7026 / 52°42'9"N

Longitude: 0.6851 / 0°41'6"E

OS Eastings: 581518

OS Northings: 315042

OS Grid: TF815150

Mapcode National: GBR Q7C.D20

Mapcode Global: WHKQP.HBGG

Entry Name: Abbey Cottage

Listing Date: 15 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077683

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221870

Location: Castle Acre, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE32

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Castle Acre

Built-Up Area: Castle Acre

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Castle Acre St James

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 8115

11/2 Abbey Cottage.


Cottage. Perhaps C15 east gable, C19 cottage extension. East gable has fine
plinth of chequered flushwork. Squared clunch blocks with squared knapped
flint, rubble and knapped flint above. Cottage of flint rubble, brick extension
at west. Red pantiled roof. 3 windows, 2 storeys. East gable embrassure of
large window, stone jambs, C18 and C19 pointed arch head in brick, blocked
with knapped flint. Stone quoins. Cottage has 3 ground floor windows, one
C19 Holkham Estate cast-iron 3-light casement, 3 first floor windows, 2 C19
cast-iron 2-light casements. Low pitched roof with one ridge and one west
end stack. Gable perhaps that of C15 chapel on this site indicated by C18
maps references to Almoner's Garden or Chapel Close.

Listing NGR: TF8151815042

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

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