Record Details

NHER Number:16530
Type of record:Building
Name:Orchard Cottage, Saxlingham Green

Summary

This 17th century brick cottage with pigeon holes is attached to an unusual 16th century timber framed building, which was once possibly a barn. The pattern of timbering seen here is common in the Midlands but not so in Norfolk. This perhaps suggests that the individual who owned this house originated from this area and did not wish to conform to local styles.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 2392 9668
Map Sheet:TM29NW
Parish:SAXLINGHAM NETHERGATE, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

17th century brick cottage with pigeon holes, attached to unusual 16th century? timber framed building.
For full details see report (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 1980.

Monument Types

  • DOVECOTE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E. (NAU). 1980. Site report.

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