Record Details

NHER Number:47724
Type of record:Building
Name:Branthill Cottages, High Street


These cottages date to around 1830. They are built from flint with gault brick dressings and pantile roofs. Each has two bays and two storeys along with a lean-to porch. A string course exists at first floor level. The 19th century windows have quoined surrounds and slightly cambered arches, along with wooden lintels at first floor level. These properties are listed with Nos 35 and 36 as examples of Holkham Estate cottage types.

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Grid Reference:TF 9103 4058
Map Sheet:TF94SW

Full description

May 1983. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Cottages. Dating to around 1830. Made from flint with gault brick dressings. Roof smut pantiles. Pair of two storeys, two bays, with lean-to porches, one-and-a-half storeys, on axis. Brick plinth, first floor string course, brick dentil eaves; brick quoins at corners and to window apertures. Ground floor three-light iron casements, glazing bars, 19th century, with quoined surrounds and slightly cambered arches. First floor two-light cast iron casements, glazing bars, brick quoins, wooden lintel. Doors part glazed under brick cambered arches. Central chimneystack. Listed with Nos 35, 36 as examples of Holkham Estate cottage types.
Information from (S1).

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1830 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 725.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1049440.

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