Record Details

NHER Number:28637
Type of record:Building
Name:Breck Lodge

Summary

A Gothic style thatched rendered brick cottage dating to the 1830s. It has bevelled walls at the entrance with an arched door behind a rustic tree-trunk verandah. Next to the cottage is an annexe of the same date and in the same style.

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Location

Grid Reference:TL 9798 8774
Map Sheet:TL98NE
Parish:ROUDHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

March 1983. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Cottage. c. 1830's. Flint plinth with rendered brick walls and thatched roof. Gothic style with 2 and 3-light cast iron pointed windows. Bevelled walls at entrance with arched door behind rustic tree-trunk veranda. Deep eaves overhang. Thatched dormer and central circular flint stack.
Information from (S1).

March 1983. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Outbuilding. c. 1830's. Flint plinth with rendered brick walls and thatched roof. Rustic tree-trunk veranda. Small circular flint stack. Included for group value.
Information from (S2).

Lodge Cottage with outbuilding.
Thatched buildings with central brick stacks, that to outbuilding not quite at apex of roof; thatched dormer on cottage. Buildings polygonal but roofs circular, eaves upheld on rustic treetrunk columns. Cast iron Gothic windows.
Listing Grade II (S1) dates to the 1830s.
(S3) notes as of national importance for this 'cottage ornee' style, 'a mother and daughter composition'.
This is the only example that has not been joined into one building. Press cutting (S4) in file.
Re-thatched 1991.
E. Rose (NLA), 26 November 1991 and 1 April 1992

Monument Types

  • LODGE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1830 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building
  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 617.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1305995.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1076918.
<S3>Publication: Mowl, T. & Earnshaw, B.. 1985. A Trumpet at a Distant Gate. p142.
<S4>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1999. [Sale advertisement for Breck Lodge, East Harling]. 28 May.

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