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Mead Cottage, Mellis

Description: Mead Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280330

OS Grid Reference: TM1035974718
OS Grid Coordinates: 610359, 274718
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3302, 1.0858

Location: Mellis, Suffolk IP23 8DR

Locality: Mellis
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8DR

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
- Mead Cottage


House. Late C17, altered and extended C19 and C20. Timber frame, part red
brick, extended in clay lump, all plastered. Steeply pitched black glazed
pantiled roof with shallow pitched red pantiled roof on addition. 2 cells, 1
storey and attic with a 2 storey bay added to right. Central door to left of
original entrance, flanking 2-light glazing bar casements with hoodboards, Sun
Fire Insurance marker introduced over door. 2 raking dormers. Left end red
brick with an internal axial stack. Addition to right has 2-light glazing bar
casements, an internal left end stack, right end pentice board. To rear a low
clay lump backhouse with a separate roof, external stack with offsets, C20
lean-to addition. Interior: frame largely concealed, stop chamfered joists,
reused C16 roll and ovolo moulded binding beam, collars clasp purlins.

Listing NGR: TM1035974718

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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