Record Details

NHER Number:12044
Type of record:Building
Name:Flint Cottage


A 17th century brick and flint cottage with moulded beams. A Neolithic polished axehead was found in the garden.

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Grid Reference:TG 155 086
Map Sheet:TG10NE

Full description

'Flint Cottage'
17th century three cell brick and flint cottage (now subdivided) with moulded beams.
See (S1).

Grid reference corrected by W. Milligan 1990 on information from new owners who say directions in RCHM report appear to be orientated the wrong way. House on north side of road. No longer subdivided.
E. Rose (NLA), 15 May 1991.

Grid reference of property corrected by owner 1990 (north of road, not south).

About 1977. Found in garden while gardening.
Polished Neolithic flint axe.
See (S2).
W. Milligan (NCM), 10 October 1990.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 196.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: RCHME. 1973. Flint Cottage, Bawburgh.
<S2>Illustration: Finds Illustrations.

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