Record Details

NHER Number:33849
Type of record:Building
Name:Mitre Farm Cottage and Oak Cottage, Setch Road

Summary

A 17th century carstone house that is now subdivided into two. Mitre Farm Cottage has a gabled wooden porch and large fireplaces at either end, and the interior of Oak Cottage has massive tie beams with decorative stops.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 663 146
Map Sheet:TF61SE
Parish:MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Subdivided house in Setch Road, Blackborough End. 17th century carstone with pantile. L-shaped.
Mitre Cottage is a long cell with stack at each end, one storey with raised attic. Small opening each side door and blocked fire window. Interior one large room with four tie beams and large fireplaces, that to right with moulded bressumer stone bench and niche. Stairs behind stack removed and stairs inserted at centre.
Oak Cottage, single cell with rear addition, has large fireplace and massive tie beams with decorative stops.
Information from (S1), grade II.
E. Rose (NLA) 25 September 1998.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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