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Margin Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Poringland, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.566 / 52°33'57"N

Longitude: 1.3498 / 1°20'59"E

OS Eastings: 627126

OS Northings: 301736

OS Grid: TG271017

Mapcode National: GBR WJM.03X

Mapcode Global: WHMTV.PRZP

Plus Code: 9F43H88X+CW

Entry Name: Margin Cottage

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306447

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227187

Location: Poringland, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR14

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Poringland

Built-Up Area: Poringland

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Poringland Great All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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TG 20 SE
(north side)
5/49 Margin Cottage
House, formerly 4 houses in a row. Late C17 with much later work. Partly
timber framed, partly brick and flint. Rendered and whitewashed. Roofs of
thatch and pantiles. South end is mostly timber framed. South-east side of
2 storeys in 3 distint ranges, the central range thatched and once itself 2
properties. 3 doorways and numerous casement windows of C18-C20 dates. 3
gabled roofs. Reduced ridge stack at centre of thatched range. To south of
this range an external gable end stack now incorporated into southern block.
Northern block with internal gable end stack. North-west side broadly similar:
2 doorways, one to south behind a C20 gabled porch. Scattered fenestration
as before. Interior. 2 large open fireplaces remain, as do patches of exposed
timber framing. One blocked 4-light chamfered mullioned window to south-east
side of ground floor of southern block. In the rooms above this are bridging
beams with sunk quadrant mouldings.

Listing NGR: TG2712601736

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