The Cottage

Date:
11 Jul 2002
Location:
The Cottage, Braiseworth Lane, Braiseworth, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23 7HB
Reference:
IOE01/07523/05
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BRAISEWORTH BRAISEWORTH LANE TM 17 SW 1/7 The Cottage -

-- II House. C16 origins with C17 remodelling. Timber framed and plastered; pantiled roof. 1 storeys. 2-cell, lobby entry form. 2 windows., mid C20 tripartite casements. 2 gabled 2-light dormers, one flush rooflight between.

Central gabled porch of 1976 with plank door in side wall. Stack has mid C20 shaft. One-storey flat-roofed additions of 1976 to right gable end and rear.

Interior. 3-bay frame with narrower centre bay for stack: there appears to be a break in the wallplates at each of the bay divisions. Good heavy full- height studding and reverse-curved braces in both cells; evidence for re-use of some timbers. Right cell has 2 diamond-mullioned windows, possibly secondary, just above upper floor level, and evidence for a blocked doorway in the rear wall near the gable end. Plain ceiling joists in ground floor rooms; the joists in the room to right are pegged to the floorbeam, those in the opposite room are not. Left room has intact open fireplace with original lintol. Side purlin roof over left cell, probably C17; roof over right cell not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1226571993

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Erbes_Edward IOE Records for Erbes, Edwards; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Edward Erbes. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Erbes, Edward

Rights Holder: Erbes, Edward

Keywords

Pantile, Plaster, Timber, Medieval House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building