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Crown Hill Cottage, Botesdale

Description: Crown Hill Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280742

OS Grid Reference: TM0484575918
OS Grid Coordinates: 604845, 275918
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3431, 1.0058

Location: The Street, Botesdale, Suffolk IP22 1BU

Locality: Botesdale
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1BU

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Listing Text

TM 0475
6/21 Crown Hill Cottage
House, formerly part of a coaching inn. c.1600, altered C20. Timber frame,
plastered. Steeply pitched pantiled roof with some black glazed pantiles. 2
bays with end stack. 2 storeys with cellar. Steps up to entrance to left,
ground floor 4-light and first floor two 2-light C20 lattice leaded windows.
Originally external axial ridge stack to right is behind a C19 extension of
adjacent Crown Hill House (not listed). Left end exposed plates and purlins
with a shaped bracket to rear. A lean-to outshut to rear. Interior:
chamfered cross axial binding beam, stop chamfered moulded storey posts,
traces of 3-light diamond mullioned windows, butt purlin roof. Large cellar
with a barrel vaulted chamber to rear. Originally external left end wall now
visible in Church View Cottage (q.v.) has panelled pargetting. Formerly part
of the Crown Public House.

Listing NGR: TM0484575918

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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