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Gardener's Cottage About 350 Metres South East of Shadwell Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Brettenham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.4095 / 52°24'34"N

Longitude: 0.8382 / 0°50'17"E

OS Eastings: 593144

OS Northings: 282842

OS Grid: TL931828

Mapcode National: GBR RDC.W78

Mapcode Global: VHKCF.GPZR

Entry Name: Gardener's Cottage About 350 Metres South East of Shadwell Park

Listing Date: 27 April 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219904

Location: Brettenham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP24

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Brettenham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Rushford St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TL 98 SW
8/73 No 2, Gardener's Cottage
about 350m SE of Shadwell Park


Gardener's bothy. Circa 1840. Possibly by Edward Blore. Plastered clay
lump. Thatched roof (roof destroyed by fire) with gabled ends. Gault
brick stacks with chamfered shafts and moulded caps and bases, the
bases with arms. Tudor style. Plan: L-shaped on plan with principal
room in each wing and kitchen in the angle. Exterior: 2 storeys.
Asymmetrical elevations with gabled wing to left or right. 1, 2 and
3-light windows with 4-centred arch lights with metal lattice case-
ments. On the south gable a canted wooden oriel on large brackets with
similar lattice casements. In the SW angle a C20 wooden boarded porch
with a corrugated iron sheet roof and on east side an outshut with a
C20 wooden porch in the angle. Interior: Most of the original joinery
survives on the ground floor including panelled doors, architraves and
cupboards and in the NW room a carved wooden chimney piece. Roof
structure destroyed.

Listing NGR: TL9314482842

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