Record Details

NHER Number:17125
Type of record:Building
Name:Strand Cottage


A 17th century flint and brick cottage that was almost doubled in size in the 18th century. The house has an original winding stair next to the chimney stack and a large 17th century arched fireplace with 17th century wall paintings.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2192 3677
Map Sheet:TG23NW

Full description

Apparently 16th century with original windows. Altered in 17th century with wall paintings. Extended into industrial premises in about 1800.
Full details and (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NAU) 19 March 1981.

Further work indicates industrial premises, though largely 19th century, incorporate 16th century walls and fireplace in which a witch bottle was found. Cottage is early 17th century.
See further report in file, (S2).
E. Rose (NAU) 7 May 1986.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • WALL PAINTING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WITCH BOTTLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
---Photograph: Rose, E.. CVU 30-32.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
---Photograph: Rose, E.. BVS 3-6.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 1981. Building Report.
<S2>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 1986. Building Report..

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