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Utopia, Stutton

Description: Utopia

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 277539

OS Grid Reference: TM1480334848
OS Grid Coordinates: 614803, 234848
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9706, 1.1258

Location: Manningtree Road, Stutton, Suffolk IP9 2SW

Locality: Stutton
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 2SW

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/87 Utopia

- II

Cottage. C16/C17 or earlier, roof raised in C17 C19 extension bay and rear bake-
house to right. Timber framed, C19 red brick facade. Red pantile roof. Off-centre
forward of ridge red brick chimneystack and rear right stack. One storey and attics.
Catslide dormer to left. 2 ground floor small paned vertically sliding sashes.
Right and left vertically boarded doors, simple surrounds. Internally much of the
frame is covered but the original, probably C16/C17 buildings roof was raised in C17
to provide attic bedrooms, the chimney has been inserted and a later bay and bake-
house added to right. The rear top plate and wall studs of the original build are
visible under the decorations. The raised roof is supported by a truss with arch
braced tie-beam to left of the chimneystack, the top plates for this frame visible
in front and rear walls. Stairs by chimney, many original vertically boarded doors.

Listing NGR: TM1480334848

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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