|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Cobwebs, formerly The Green formerly The House, Boosey's Walk|
This early 16th century timber framed house has wattle and daub infill and a black glazed pantile roof. Documents suggest there was a butcher's shop on this site. Excavations for building work uncovered a square brick structure, possibly a 16th century blood hole. Finds included a copper alloy candle snuffer and medieval pottery from below the kitchen floor.
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|Grid Reference:||TM 08915 90438|
|Parish:||NEW BUCKENHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK|
1978. The Green under renovation.
House stands in the southeast corner of the market place, and is the most easterly in a terrace of three jettied cottages thought to date to the 16th century. The present kitchen seems to be a later extension to the cottage.
Excavations for building work revealed a copper alloy candle snuffer and medieval pottery from below the kitchen floor.
Identified by A. Rogerson (NAU).
See notes in file.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 21st July 2004.
February 1984. Listed, Grade II.
Early 16th century house. Timber framed with rendered wattle and daub infill and roof of black glazed pantiles. Hipped roof with ridge stack and subsidiary stack to south roof slope.
Information from (S1).
A. Cattermole (NLA), 20th July 2004.
Previously NHER 9200 context 6.
- (Former Type) BUTCHERS SHOP (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
- (Former Type) KILL SITE (15th Century to 16th Century - 1500 AD to 1539 AD)
- TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (15th Century to 19th Century - 1500 AD to 1900 AD)
- CANDLE SNUFFER (Undated)
- POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
Sources and further reading
|---||Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. pp 559; Pl 67. |
|<S1>||Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1306621. |
|9200||Part of: New Buckenham, a medieval planned town (Monument)|