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Craig Cottage, Wetherden

Description: Craig Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280703

OS Grid Reference: TM0063362797
OS Grid Coordinates: 600633, 262797
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2268, 0.9362

Location: Elmswell Road, Wetherden, Suffolk IP14 3LN

Locality: Wetherden
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3LN

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Listing Text

TM 06 SW

4/220 Craig Cottage

-- II

House, c.1550 with major alterations of early C19. 2 storeys. Probably the
remaining hall and parlour cells of a formerly 3-cell house. Timber-framed
and plastered. Machine-made plaintiled roof with axial chimney of red brick;
the lower part of C16, the upper part rebuilt C19. At either end is a short
C19 extension with hipped low pitched slated roof. Early C19 small-pane
sashes. Early C19 6-panelled door at lobby-entrance position; later C19 open
pantiled porch with ogee cusped bargeboards and spike finial. The house has
some heavy mid C16 framing with heavy and closely spaced studding. A massive
ogee-moulded bridging beam is from another building. C16 clasped-purlin roof.
A large cambered lintel over the hall fireplace has been cut and the fireplace

Listing NGR: TM0063362797

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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