Description: Lilac Cottage
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280189
OS Grid Reference: TM2929872280
OS Grid Coordinates: 629298, 272280
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3007, 1.3616
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LAXFIELD THE STREET
TM 27 SE
9/69 Lilac Cottage
House. C15. Timber framed and plastered with a pantiled roof. 2 storeys and
attic. Old casement windows; mid C20 entrance door. Internal stack with
original plain rectangular shaft. A former open hall house with storied
service end to the left. Modernised interior with some of the structure
exposed. Smoke-blackened queen-post roof over hall with a row of purlins
below the arcade plate; the original hipped end is still visible inside the
roofspace. The roof over the service cell has been altered to form an attic
but the medieval hipped end has been retained. Stack inserted at lower end of
hall. Inserted ceiling with plain joists.
Listing NGR: TM2929872280
Source: English Heritage
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