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The Abbey Cottage, Cockfield

Description: The Abbey Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 277195

OS Grid Reference: TL8998254952
OS Grid Coordinates: 589982, 254952
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1601, 0.7761

Location: A1141, Cockfield, Suffolk IP30 0LY

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

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list:-

TL 85 SE
31/10003 The Abbey Cottage
- II
House. C17 or earlier; later extensions. Plastered timber frame with
remains of stippled pargetting. Thatched roof with gabled ends. Brick
axial and gable end stacks. Plan: 3-room plan; centre and right hand
rooms appear to be heated from back-to-back fireplaces in axial stack;
probably formerly with lobby entry in front of stack. Later small wing
behind left hand room and outshut on left end. Exterior: 1 storey and
attic. Asymmetrical 4-window NE front. C19-20 3-light casements with
glazing bars and 2 gabled dormers with 2-light casements. C20 porch
on right and outshut on left end with pantile roof. At rear (SW)
smaller 2-light casements, 2-gabled dormers and small gable-ended wing
to right outshut in angle. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL8998254952

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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