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Pair of Cottages About 40 Metres West of White House Farm House, Yaxley

Description: Pair of Cottages About 40 Metres West of White House Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279617

OS Grid Reference: TM1231174489
OS Grid Coordinates: 612311, 274489
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3274, 1.1143

Location: Old Norwich Road, Yaxley, Suffolk IP23 8BH

Locality: Yaxley
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8BH

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Listing Text


3/159 Pair of cottages about 40m
west of White House Farm

- II

House, now 2 dwellings. C15 or early C16, extended and altered early
C17 and C19. Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched corrugated sheet
roof. Originally probably a 2 bay open hall with a storeyed lower end,
parlour bay and stack added to form a 3 cell cross passage plan. 1 storey
and attic throughout. Entrance in cross passage position between service
and hall bays to left of centre, a recessed boarded door with flanking
2-light glazing bar casements, all with headboards, a 3-light gabled dormer.
Parlour addition has an entrance to left of centre with a 6-light part
opening transomed casement with hoodboard, 2-light gabled dormer. Axial
stack behind ridge to right of centre. Left gable end entrance and attic
3-light window, bargeboards. Set back slightly to right is a lower C19
1-storey and attic clay lump addition, 2 light casements, shallow pantiled
roof. To rear parlour bays project slightly further with higher eaves,
clay lump and brick outshut. Interior: earlier cottage to left not inspected.
Parlour has close studding largely concealed, ogee stop chamfered cross
axial binding beam and storey posts, 3 and 4-light diamond mullion window
openings, roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM1231174489

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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