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26 and 27, Lower Road, Hemingstone

Description: 26 and 27, Lower Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279740

OS Grid Reference: TM1495054212
OS Grid Coordinates: 614950, 254212
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1443, 1.1401

Location: 30 Lower Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk IP6 9RT

Locality: Hemingstone
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9RT

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Listing Text

TM 15 SW
6/121 Nos 26 and 27

- II

Pair of cottages, built mid C16 as one house; remodelled and divided into
cottages late C18/C19. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched
roof with rebuilt axial C19/C20 chimney of red brick. C20 small-pane
casements. A C19 boarded entrance door to each cottage. At No.26 is heavy
C16 timber-framing: studwork with reversed arch wind-bracing; Evidence for
shuttered diamond-mullioned windows. Signs of truncation at left hand end and
of repositioned tie-beams. The two central bays appear to have comprised a
hall with massive 1st floor framing, into which a-chimney was inserted in
C17/C18. No.27 not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1495054212

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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