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Wrights Cottage, Battisford

Description: Wrights Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 279791

OS Grid Reference: TM0388754140
OS Grid Coordinates: 603887, 254140
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1479, 0.9786

Location: Straight Road, Battisford, Suffolk IP14 2HR

Locality: Battisford
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 2HR

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Listing Text

TM 05 SW

5/16 Wrights Cottage
- II

Cottage, C17. 3-cell lobby-entrance plan. 1 storey and attics. Timber-
framed and plastered. Thatched roof encased in corrugated iron; an axial C17
chimney of narrow red brick. Various C20 windows. Gabled C20 entrance porch
at lobby-entrance. Tension stud-braced studwork. Wind-braced clasped purlin
roof. Unchamfered fully exposed floor joists on edge except in service cell.
Lintelled open fireplace in hall. Service room partition removed and part of
front wall rebuilt, but building otherwise largely unaltered; of interest as
an unusually modest and quite complete example of a C17 cottage. Unoccupied
and in poor condition at date of survey.

Listing NGR: TM0388754140

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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