Record Details

NHER Number:40448
Type of record:Building
Name:Rosemary Cottage/Well Cottage

Summary

This building was formerly two cottages before they were combined into one. It is of 18th century date and built from roughcast with a roof covered with pantiles. Each cottage formerly consisted of one living room with fireplace and one pantry at end. One cottage features an original staircase that is now under a preservation order.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 10346 88909
Map Sheet:TM18NW
Parish:TIBENHAM, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Formerly two cottages, now one called Rosemary Cottage.
Listed as 18th century pair; roughcast; black glazed pantiled roof; central stack; two windows; modern extension with flint roof. One regrets to say the latter is a misprint for flat roof.

May 2004.
Interior of north end ground floor alone seen. Each cottage formerly consisted of one living room with fireplace and one pantry at end. In north cottage, fireplace replaced and dividing wall removed but original staircase in northwest corner remains - wooden winding treads held together by tenons and by old nails, rest on timbers attached to wall. Main ceiling of joists on edge with central reeded bridging beam.
Details confirm (S1) date as semi detached 18th century workers cottages.
E. Rose (NLA) 21 May 2004.

Preservation order on staircase in file (S2).
E. Rose (NLA) 24 August 2004.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (17th Century to 21st Century - 1700 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1050032.
<S2>Designation: Listed Building Consent. DNF10843.

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