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Old Queens Head Cottages, Thrandeston

Description: Old Queens Head Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280419

OS Grid Reference: TM1130876425
OS Grid Coordinates: 611308, 276425
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3452, 1.1008

Locality: Thrandeston
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4BX

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Listing Text


2/129 Nos 1 to 4 (inclusive) Old
29.7.55 Queen's Head Cottages
(formerly listed as
Queen's Head Inn)


House, latterly a public house and then 4 dwellings, now 3 dwellings. Mid
C17, extended C18 and C19, altered C20. Timber frame, extended in clay lump,
all plastered. Thatched roofs. 4 cells with parlour end to left, lower 2 bay
service addition to right. 1 storey and attics. Nos. 1 and 2 are original
building with 2 entrances, C19 and C20 2 and 3-light glazing bar casements,
hoodboards, a 3-light dormer. Rebuilt axial ridge stack to left of centre, a
C19 or C20 stack on front slope towards right. Left gable end pantiled lean-
to outshut, attic light, exposed plates and purlins. To rear pantiled and
thatched lean-to outshuts flank a C19 full height 2 bay wing with casements,
extruded gable end stack and a further 1 storey outbuilding to rear, all
pantiled. Nos. 3 and 4 added to right have an entrance and a 2-light casement
to left, central ridge stack. Right gable end 2 and 3-light casements and an
entrance, 2-light dormer to rear. Pantiled lean-to outshuts to front and
rear. Interior: Nos. 1 and 2, hall has stop chamfered cross axial binding
beam and fireplace bressumer, parlour has some close studding, stop chamfered
axial binding beam and joists. Frame largely concealed. First floor and Nos.
3 and 4 not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM1130876425

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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