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Scutchers Cottages, Long Melford

Description: Scutchers Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278336

OS Grid Reference: TL8639546613
OS Grid Coordinates: 586395, 246613
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0865, 0.7191

Locality: Long Melford
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9DP

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Listing Text

5377 (North Side)
Long Melford
Scutchers Cottages
Nos 1 to 6 (consec)
TL 8646 20/584

A terrace of early C19 timber-framed houses weatherboarded on the front.
They were built to accommodate the workmen in a local flax industry who
beat the flax (scutchers). The terrace comprises 2 blocks, 2 storeys and
each of 6 window range. The windows are double-hung sashes with single
vertical glazing bars. Roofs slate.

Listing NGR: TL8639546613

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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