Record Details

NHER Number:34256
Type of record:Building
Name:Yeoman Cottage, 1 Low Lane

Summary

A mid 17th century thatched timber framed house, formerly two cottages, of wattle and daub with some brick. It is one storey high with dormer attics, and although all the exterior details are 20th century, inside are some original features, including a 17th century fireplace.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 9906 9653
Map Sheet:TL99NE
Parish:BRECKLAND
ROCKLANDS, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

November 1983. Listed, Grade II.
Formerly two cottages. Mid 17th century timber frame, wattle and daub, some brick.
Thatched. One storey and dormers, ridge stack off centre has two lozenge shafts.
All exterior details are 20th century.
Interior has a 17th century fireplace with bressumer; tongue stopped bridging beams and stopped joists. Tiebeams and collars to roof; cupboard door with butterfly hinges.
Information from (S1).
Press cutting (S2) in file. House located on ground (but not examined) by E.Rose (NLA), 25 February 1999.
E. Rose (NLA), February 1999.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 616.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1248377.
<S2>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1999. [Sale advertisement for Yeoman Cottage, Rockland All Saints]. 12 February.

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