Record Details

NHER Number:37399
Type of record:Building
Name:The Cottage


This timber framed house is probably of late 17th century date. It has a lobby entrance plan, a 17th century chimneystack and several groups of apotropaic marks. The upper floor and roof levels were raised in the late 18th or 19th century.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 10829 93146
Map Sheet:TM19SW

Full description

October 2002. The Cottage, Flaxlands.
Timber framed house on former green edge. Three cell lobby entrance plan yet the crudity of the timbering, and the amount of apotropaic graffiti, suggest a late 17th century date. Upper floor heightened about 1800.
See (S1) in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 15 October 2002.

September 2005.
Rendered. Black glazed pantile roof. 20th century lean to at rear.
See (S2).
D. Robertson (NLA), 2 September 2005.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1650 AD to 2050 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1650 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Graphic material: Various. Various. Architectural plans..
---Photograph: Unknown. 2004. The Cottage, Flaxlands (042737). Digital.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Rose, E.. 2002. Building Report..
<S2>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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