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Guildhall Cottages, Stonham Earl

Description: Guildhall Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279351

OS Grid Reference: TM1077858774
OS Grid Coordinates: 610778, 258774
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1869, 1.0820

Location: A1120, Stonham Earl, Suffolk IP14 5HR

Locality: Stonham Earl
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5HR

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Listing Text

TM 15 NW
5/102 Guildhall Cottages

Pair of cottages, c.1700. Timber-framed and plastered. Concrete-tiled roof
(formerly plaintiled) with axial chimneys of red brick. 2 storeys. Mainly
C19 small-pane casements. Boarded C19 entrance doors with C20 open porches on
posts. C18/19 slated lean-to outshuts at side and rear. Good timber-framing
for date, with primary-braced close-studding and on-edge floor joists. Most
components are reused and re-cut from a C16 (or possibly C15) building on this
site with heavy framing; of this building White's Directory 1855 states:- "The
guildhall (now the school house) was settled in the 15th Ed IV (1476) for the
benefit of the parishioners."

Listing NGR: TM1077858774

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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