Record Details

NHER Number:31158
Type of record:Building
Name:Elm Cottage, Thelnetham Road

Summary

This late 17th century timber framed house has wattle and daub infill and was built on a brick plinth with a thatched roof. The interior has been little altered.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 013 794
Map Sheet:TM07NW
Parish:BLO NORTON, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

November 1994. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
House. Late 17th century. Timber-framed on brick plinth with white-washed stucco over wattle and daub infill. Thatch roof with brick central ridge stack. Three-unit lobby-entry plan. Single storey and attic; three-window range of two- and three-light casements. Gabled porch to centre right has plank door and fanlight. Three two-light gabled dormers over. Small outshut to rear has pantiles. Moulded-plank rear door is probably original.
Interior: little altered. Narrow panel flaming visible throughout. Back- to-back brick open fireplaces and hood, one bressumer renewed. Spine beams have chamfers with bar and ogee stops. Heavy square joists. Plank doors. Stairs divide to either side of stack and have plank-doored cupboards under. Roof has single tier of purlins and cambered collars.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NLA), 24 April 1995.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Designation: English Heritage. 1990-2013. English Heritage Listing Notification. Notification. DNF1986.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1068813.

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