CHURCH COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1352411

Date first listed: 09-May-1988

Statutory Address: CHURCH COTTAGE, SCHOOL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH COTTAGE, SCHOOL ROAD

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Elmswell

National Grid Reference: TL 98368 63683

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History

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Details

TL 96 SE ELMSWELL SCHOOL ROAD

5/33 Church Cottage -

-- II

House, mid C16. One storey and attics. 3-cell cross-entry plan. Timber- framed and plastered. Pantiled roof, once thatched: gabled C20 casement dormers. An axial chimney, the shaft rebuilt in C20 red brick. Mid C20 casements. A C16 ogee moulded mullioned window is exposed and glazed, and another of early C17 ovolo-mullioned type in the parlour. A C20 half-glazed panelled door on the garden side at cross-entry position. C20 gabled entrance porch at lobby-entrance position with panelled door. Interior: Typical modest but heavy mid C16 framing throughout. Unchamfered square-sectioned floor joists. A pair of 4-centred arched service room doorways (one restored). Clasped purlin roof; windbracing at gable only. Central over the hall is a heavy collarbeam truss, in place of a tie beam. Evidence for a timber-framed chimney on the site of the present one, which is of c.1600 with back-to-back lintelled fireplaces. Restored c.1980 after a period of dereliction, when the service cell was rebuilt and other alterations made.

Listing NGR: TL9836863683

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 281136

Legacy System: LBS

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