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Latitude: 52.4883 / 52°29'17"N
Longitude: 1.3317 / 1°19'54"E
OS Eastings: 626297
OS Northings: 293035
OS Grid: TM262930
Mapcode National: GBR WKC.TSD
Mapcode Global: VHL8S.1QCC
Entry Name: Thatched Cottage
Listing Date: 18 February 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1305903
English Heritage Legacy ID: 227416
Location: Topcroft, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR35
District: South Norfolk
Civil Parish: Topcroft
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Topcroft St Margaret
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TM 29 SE TOPCROFT ROOKERY LANE
4/69 Thatched Cottage
House. C16 and subsequently altered. Rendered C19 brick with remains
of timber frame. Thatched roof. 3-cell plan. Facade of 4 bays, 1½
storeys. C20 casement fenestration with shutters. C20 timber porch to
third bay. 4 eyebrow dormers. Off-centre axial stack. Roof height
changes to right hand bay. Interior. Right hand bay noted during
restoration in 1980 as having jowls remaining to principal posts; arch
braces to cambered tie beam; queen posts with arch braced to purlins.
5-light diamond mullion window in gable wall. Floor inserted. Adjacent
bay built as 2 storeys, with tie beam set below wall plate. Arch braces
from jowled posts to collar beam; spur tie between wall plate and arch
braces; queen posts to collar beam.
Listing NGR: TM2629793035
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