Record Details

NHER Number:44645
Type of record:Building
Name:Rosemary Cottage, 2 West Hall Road


An 18th century timber framed cottage with a thatched roof. There is evidence of an earlier structure within the house, which is built on a lobby-entrance plan.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 80203 93887
Map Sheet:TL89SW

Full description

February 1987. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description Excerpt:
"Cottage. 18th century with traces of an earlier structure. Timber frame faced with colourwashed brick and some flint. Thatched roof. Lobby-entrance type plan. One storey with attic. Façade with 5 19th century 2-light casements with glazing bars beneath segmental arches. Rectangular porch with doorway opposite off-centre axial stack."
Information from (S1).
Please consult the National Heritage List for England (S1) for the current listing details.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 24 May 2006. Amended by J. Cullis (HES), 27 November 2019.

(S2) states that Charles I hid here one night in 1646. This is not impossible (cf. Snore Hall NHER 4463) if there is an older core but evidence is required.
E. Rose (NLA), 18 January 2007.

Monument Types

  • LOBBY ENTRY HOUSE (17th Century to 21st Century - 1700 AD to 2100 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (17th Century to 21st Century - 1700 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1077253.
<S2>Newspaper Article: Lynn News. [unknown].

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