Record Details

NHER Number:21743
Type of record:Building
Name:Meadow Cottage, Rectory Road


Meadow Cottage is a late 16th century timber-framed building with a steep gabled pantiled roof and an off centre brick chimneystack. This two storey building has internal bridging beams carried on carved studs, and a lobby entrance.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 1726 8594
Map Sheet:TM18NE

Full description

June 1981. Listed, Grade II.
Late 16th century timber frame, rendered. Steep gabled pantiled roof. Brick off-centre stack. Two storeys, lobby entrance. Stopped and carved ceiling beams and joists. Beams supported on carved posts. Four-centred doorway in attic.
Information from (S1) 1981.

House located by E. Rose, though only exterior seen which has no datable details. Note position very close to eastern arm of moated site to east (NHER 21742).
E. Rose (NAU), 30 September 1985.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD to 2100 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1540 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 736.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1050815.

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