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The Thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Attleborough, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5163 / 52°30'58"N

Longitude: 1.0187 / 1°1'7"E

OS Eastings: 604918

OS Northings: 295215

OS Grid: TM049952

Mapcode National: GBR TG3.6C4

Mapcode Global: VHKC4.L0WV

Entry Name: The Thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 16 July 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342447

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220252

Location: Attleborough, Breckland, Norfolk, NR17

County: Norfolk

Civil Parish: Attleborough

Built-Up Area: Attleborough

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Attleborough Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south side)

11/5 The Thatched Cottage


Cottage. Mid C16 and later. Timber framed with rendered wattle and daub
on brick plinth. Thatched roof. T plan with cross wing to right. Main range
one storey and dormer attic. Door to right under flat hood on quatrefoil
punched brackets. 2 3-light casements to left under 2 gabled dormers with
plain tiles and leaded casements. Gabled roof with central ridge stack.
Rear has opposing door, one casement under hood and 2 eaves dormers with
casements. Cross wing obscured by large C20 lean-to porch at west. One eaves
dormer under thatch and external stack to rear gable wall. Front gable
punctuated by 3 casements, 2 under hoods. Interior retains complete timber
frame, beams generally with tongue stops. Main roof range with clasped
tenoned butt purlins. Frame with bracing in rear bedroom. Several H hinges
to doors. Rebuilt fireplace and particularly heavy bridging beam in dining

Listing NGR: TM0334294264

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

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