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Bull Cottage, Thornham Parva

Description: Bull Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279550

OS Grid Reference: TM1147672537
OS Grid Coordinates: 611476, 272537
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3102, 1.1008

Locality: Thornham Parva
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8ES

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
3/94 No.208 (Bull Cottage)
- II

House, latterly 2 dwellings. c.1600, altered C20. Timber frame, plastered.
Thatched roof. Small 3 cell cross passage plan. 1 storey and attic.
Original entrance to left of centre is blocked and replaced by a window,
towards right end a C20 thatched gabled porch, 1,2 and 3-light glazing bar
casements with hoodboards, three 2 and 3-light gabled dormers. Axial ridge
stack to right of centre between hall and parlour. Left gable end has
original brackets to exposed plates, attic 2-light casement, exposed purlins
clasped by a cambered collar. Right gable end 3-light casements, pentice
board, exposed plates and purlins. To rear left a boarded cross passage door,
to rear right a brick and pantiled lean-to addition. Interior: close
studding, pantry and buttery service rooms, stop chamfered axial binding beam
in hall, reverse curved windbraces in clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM1147672537

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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