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Colman's Cottages, Brent Eleigh

Description: Colman's Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276329

OS Grid Reference: TL9428147799
OS Grid Coordinates: 594281, 247799
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0944, 0.8348

Location: Hall Road, Brent Eleigh, Suffolk CO10 9NS

Locality: Brent Eleigh
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9NS

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Listing Text

Colman's Cottages
(Nos 1 to 6 consec)
[formerly listed
as Almshouses]
TL 9447 53/182 23.1 .58
A range of 6 almshouses. C18 red brick with a moulded brick eaves cornice
and a central pediment with a carved tablet in the tympanum inscribed
"These almshouses were built and endowed by Mr Edward Colman youngest
son of Robert Colman of this Parish, gent. Anno Domini 1731". Roofs
tiled. Two storeys. Four:four:four window range of casements with segmental
arched heads and leaded lights. The window ranges are divided by pairs
of blocked window openingsat the north-west and south-east ends. The
doorways have tiled hoods with wood cornices. The front of the almshouses
is protected by a low brick wall with bull nose coping.

Listing NGR: TL9428147799

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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