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Church House, Cockfield

Description: Church House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276403

OS Grid Reference: TL9037954944
OS Grid Coordinates: 590379, 254944
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1599, 0.7819

Location: Church Lane, Cockfield, Suffolk IP30 0LA

Locality: Cockfield
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 0LA

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Listing Text

Church House
(formerly listed
as Church Cottage)
TL 95 SW 32/256 23.1.58
A timber-framed building partly of mediaeval origin plastered on the
south side and with exposed timber-framing with brick nogging on the
north side. Roof tiled, with a ridge chimney stack with 3 diagonal shafts.
Two storeys. The upper storey on the north side is jettied on the whole
front on exposed joists on curved brackets with moulded capitals and
shafts. The east end is the older part of the house and is built with
cruck construction. There is an original doorway in the west part (blocked)
with 4-centred head with carved spandrels. Five window range of casements
with leaded lights. Originally the church house, used for parish festivals
and holidays. Graded for its historical interest and topographical value.

Listing NGR: TL9037954944

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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