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

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 Modern - 1540 AD to 2050 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1540 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Serial: Pevsner, N. & Wilson, B.. 1989. The Buildings of England. Norfolk 2: North-West and South..
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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