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Gatehouse Cottage, Creeting St Mary

Description: Gatehouse Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279316

OS Grid Reference: TM1158157969
OS Grid Coordinates: 611581, 257969
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1794, 1.0933

Location: A140, Creeting St Mary, Suffolk IP6 8PG

Locality: Creeting St Mary
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 8PG

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Listing Text

TM 15 NW
5/67 Gatehouse Cottage
- II

House, mid or late C16. 2-cell end-chimney plan. 1 storey and attics.
Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof, half-hipped at right-hand end;
eyebrow casement dormers and an internal C16/C17 end chimney of red brick.
C20 casements with leaded lights. C19 boarded entrance door at cross-entry.
Substantial and fairly complete framing: clasped purlin roof, unchamfered
floor joists and arch-braced studwork. At the service end wall, the half-
hipped roof is set upon base crucks which enabled a window to be placed under
the eaves. The single service room was subdivided from the hall by a screen,
pierced by a wide chamfered central opening.

Listing NGR: TM1158157969

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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