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Field Cottage, Metfield

Description: Field Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280048

OS Grid Reference: TM2928780469
OS Grid Coordinates: 629287, 280469
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3742, 1.3671

Location: 11 Town Farm Close, Metfield, Suffolk IP20 0JX

Locality: Metfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP20 0JX

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE
9/99 Field Cottage
-- II

House. Circa 1500. Timber framed and plastered with a thatched roof. 1½
storeys. Various old casement windows. Boarded entrance door to left.
Internal stack. A former open hall house with storied accommodation at each
end. C17 inserted floor with chamfered joists laid flat. The tie beam of the
former open truss has been removed but there is said to be evidence for a
queen-post roof.

Listing NGR: TM2928780469

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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