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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1032492



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Brome and Oakley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Apr-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 281082

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OAKLEY LOWER OAKLEY TM 17 NE 2/141 Cottrell's II House, latterly 2 estate cottages. Medieval core with alterations of C16 and later. To the right is a mid C19 addition and further work of c.1980. Timber framed and plastered with a thatched roof. 1 1/2 storeys. 2-cell form. Small- paned casement windows, 2 gabled dormers and 2 glazed doors, all mostly of mid C20 date. Internal stack. Mid C19 one-bay addition of rendered brick with a pantiled roof; 2 storeys. Original 3-light casement windows under segmental arches; louvred shutters. Gable stack with 2 square shafts set diamondwise. Interior has partly exposed full-height studding; 2 curved braces visible in rear wall; right cell has wallposts with blocked mortices about O.5m below the present floor level. Left cell has C16 ceiling with axial bridging beam and plain joists set flat. Unusually large C16 open fireplace with original lintol. In the right cell is an C18 ceiling with on-edge joists and an open fireplace, perhaps later C17. Common rafter roof. Both cottage stairs have been retained.

Listing NGR: TM1562377858

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National Grid Reference: TM 15623 77858


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