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Norfolk House

A Grade II Listed Building in Horseheath, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.0994 / 52°5'57"N

Longitude: 0.3521 / 0°21'7"E

OS Eastings: 561205

OS Northings: 247167

OS Grid: TL612471

Mapcode National: GBR NCL.CV3

Mapcode Global: VHJH8.2H0H

Entry Name: Norfolk House

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51282

Location: Horseheath, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Horseheath

Built-Up Area: Balsham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Horseheath All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 6147
(South Side)
Norfolk House
Cottage. C16 crosswing and C17 main range. Timber-framed, rendered and reed
thatched. C17 red brick ridge stack to main range and inserted ridge stack
to crosswing, also C17. Crosswing of two storeys. Jettied first floor on
shaped brackets with exposed first floor flaming of close set studwork.
Three bays and probably a solar wing to a hall house. One modern window to
each storey at gable end, but a long shutter groove in the wall plate of the
north wall indicates the site of an earlier window. In the east wall there
are traces of a two-light window with diamond mullion. Main range. Two
storeys and attic. Two dormers. Two first floor hung sashes and two ground
floor windows, including a C17 horizontal sliding sash on either side of
doorway to baffle-entry. Inside: Crosswing has joists laid flat. The
chimney stack was inserted into this wing. The ground floor was originally
one room as was the first floor. Cambered tiebeams with shallow bracing and
a chamfered crownpost unbraced. Main range in three bays. Stop chamfered
axial beams and joists.

R.C.H.M. Record Card (1977)

Listing NGR: TL6120547167

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

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