Record Details

NHER Number:47371
Type of record:Building
Name:Walnut Cottage, Old Yarmouth Road, now Walnut Tree Cottage.


This house dates to the early 18th century. It is built from brick and has a thatched roof. It has two entrance doors, one at left and the other right of centre, alternating with two 20th century casements. The gabled roof has two eyebrow dormers under the thatch. Much of the interior has been altered in the 20th century.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3816 2486
Map Sheet:TG32SE

Full description

September 1987. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
House. Early 18th century. Brick, whitewashed to south front. Thatched roof. Baffle entry plan. One storey and dormer attic. Two doors, one at left, the other right of centre, alternating with two 20th century casements. Gabled roof with two eyebrow dormers under thatch. Ridge chimneystack to left of right-hand door. Tumbling in gable head. Interior altered but stairs remain by chimneystack, though now 20th century. One chamfered bridging beam.
Information from (S1).

Jan 2002. Building damaged by fire. Proposals for repair in file (S2)
North Norfolk council state that little of the original work now remains.
E. Rose (NLA), 12 April 2007.

Monument Types

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

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 673.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1172601.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Canham Thomas Partnership. 2002. Architectural plans.

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