Record Details

NHER Number:44307
Type of record:Building
Name:Rowan's Cottage, Hollow Lane

Summary

A 17th or early 18th century brick and flint cottage with diapered brickwork and dormer windows.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0103 4119
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:LANGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Cottage, 17th century or early 18th century. Flint, red brick dress, red pantiled cottage of 1 1/2 storeys. Ground floor, one 2-light and one 4-light casements, leaded panes, 20th century, brick dress, 2-light under cambered arch, 4-light with brick drip mould. Red brick diapers, Brick end quoins with brick dentil cornice, brick coped parapets and 2 end stacks (rebuilt). Three 20th century dormers, 2-light leaded pane casements. North end gable, diaper pattern in brick, small brick attic window.
Information from (S1).
A. Cattermole (NLA), 11 April 2006.

July 2008. Building recording.
The north end of the cottage appears to be the earliest part of the building. The decorative flint work and chamfered principle joists are typical of the early seventeeth century. It is likely that the cottage was subdivided in the late eighteenth or early nineteenth century.
See (S2) for further details,
H. White, (NLA), 26 November 2009

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1600 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Unpublished document: Brown, M. and Brown, S.. 2008. NHBG report. Building survey of Rowan Cottage, Hollow Lane, Langham..

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