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The Rookery

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.255 / 52°15'17"N

Longitude: 0.8721 / 0°52'19"E

OS Eastings: 596131

OS Northings: 265754

OS Grid: TL961657

Mapcode National: GBR RGB.R8V

Mapcode Global: VHKD7.2LD5

Plus Code: 9F427V3C+XR

Entry Name: The Rookery

Listing Date: 15 November 1954

Last Amended: 9 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281222

Location: Norton, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Norton

Built-Up Area: Norton

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Norton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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2/119 The Rookery (formerly
15.11.54 listed as Rookery
Farmhouse and barn)


Farmhouse; C17 main range with earlier range to right. 2 storeys. Main range
of 2-cell lobby-entrance plan. Timber-framed and plastered: a little C18/C19
herringbone pargetting. Plaintiled roof: an C18 parapet gable of red brick,
now internal to right. An axial C17 chimney of red brick, and another of C18
at gable, the shaft rebuilt in mid C20. Mid C19 sashes with large panes. Mid
C19 gabled plaintiled entrance porch with half-glazed panelled door and
panelled reveals. The range to right was formerly of 1½ storeys: in C19 walls
were raised and a lower-pitched pantiled roof built. Attached to left along
the street frontage is a single-storey C19 range once containing a butcher's
shop: flint and painted brick with plastered end walls. Pantiled roof. Mid
C19 shop window with cornice. To right of facade is a lean-to C19 extension
of painted brick.

Listing NGR: TL9613165754

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