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St Mary's Cottage, Capel St Mary

Description: St Mary's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 278834

OS Grid Reference: TM0872538283
OS Grid Coordinates: 608725, 238283
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0037, 1.0395

Location: 120 The Street, Capel St Mary, Suffolk IP9 2EL

Locality: Capel St Mary
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 2EL

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Listing Text

St Mary's Cottage


House. C15 or earlier with later alterations and additions. C20 facade. Timber
framed, C20 plastered brick, batten decoration to first floor. Striated red
tiled hipped roof. Central red brick chimney stack. 2 storeys. 3 window range
of vari-light casements. Off centre C20 nailed plank and muntin door, segmental
head, moulded surround. House with crosswing to right, possibly of 2 or more
builds, but each build with heavy arched wall braces. The right crosswing has a
chamfered depressed segmental arch service doorway with a central carved youths
head wearing a flat cap, there may be another doorway adjacent behind the
plastered wall. Ground floor ceiling beams to rear bay of crosswing measure at
least 10" x 6". The bridging joist is not commensurately sturdy. Original
boards to bedroom floors. Brick floor in rear room. Probably inserted
inglenook fireplace to left range now partly blocked with moulded surround
fireplace. Vertically boarded door to staircase by chimney stack. Stop
chamfered bridaing joist and flat section ceiling beams, jowled storey posts.
Ceiling boarde to collars.

Listing NGR: TM0858238244

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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