Record Details

NHER Number:34077
Type of record:Building
Name:Thatched Cottage

Summary

A house of around 1600, of brick and thatch. It is one storey high, with dormer windows above. There are two original windows remaining, which have wooden casements. The other windows are 20th century. Inside, there are two ground floor rooms with exposed wood beams.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 4833 0255
Map Sheet:TG40SE
Parish:BELTON WITH BROWSTON, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK
GREAT YARMOUTH

Full description

House of c1600. Brick and thatch, one storey and dormers. Two windows with ovolo wooden cross casements, the others are 20th century. Internal gable stacks. Rear outshuts. Part of arched brace remains at west end. Two ground floor rooms with plain beams and joists. Rebuilt fireplace in west room. Tiebeams sawn off in roof.
Inf from (S1).
E. Rose (NLA) 24 November 1998.40189

April 2005. Building recording.
A rendered and thatched one and a half storey house with dormer windows. There were no specific dating features but the presence of forelock bolts, mantle beam, dormer windows, ovolo mullion glazed window and interrupted tie beams could suggest that it dates to the late 17th or early 18th century.
See (S2) for further details.
S. Howard (NLA), 15 December 2009.

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.
<S2>Unpublished document: Brown, S. and Brown, M.. 2005. Building report by NHBG for 1 station Road, South Belton, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk..

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