Record Details

NHER Number:41178
Type of record:Building
Name:Tower End Cottages, Station Road

Summary

A pair of estate cottages built in 1906 in the Arts and Crafts style. The cottages are built of carstone rubble with dressed carstone for detailing.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 66765 17188
Map Sheet:TF61NE
Parish:MIDDLETON, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Listed as The Cottages; not to be confused with Tower Farm Cottages or Tower Cottage (NHER 41179).
Pair of estate cottages dated 1906 for John Raylor Ramsden. Carrstone and tile, 4 bays, one storey and attic. Arts and Crafts style in reflective symmetry. Carrstone rubble with dressed carrstone as detailing, and leaded windows with keystones. Centre two bays recessed with adjacent dormers. Cross-stacks to each side (misprinted as 'cross stones' on Listing). Outer bays have gables to front sweeping low. S façade gable has shield with 1906 JTR.
Listed as example of estate cottage in Arts and Crafts style using local materials.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NLA), 19 February 2005.

Monument Types

  • ESTATE COTTAGE (Modern - 1906 AD to 2050 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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