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Stott Cottages, Drinkstone

Description: Stott Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280755

OS Grid Reference: TL9646960277
OS Grid Coordinates: 596469, 260277
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2057, 0.8739

Locality: Drinkstone
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9TP

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Listing Text

TL 96 SE
- Nos. 1 and 2, Stott
- Cottages
Two houses, built as one house, in 2 stages in C16. 2 storeys. 3-cell cross-
entry plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Cedar shingled roof, formerly
thatched. An axial chimney, the shaft rebuilt in mid C20 red brick. small-
pane late C19/early C20 casements. Each house has a mid C20 half-glazed
entrance door, and that to right occupies the probable cross-entry position.
Interior: The parlour block to left was added in late C16 to an earlier
building with a lower roofline (the roof was raised in C20). Plain framing at
both phases, but the parlour block has leaf-carved chamfer stops to a main
beam and to rear is a contemporary outshut designed to contain a staircase.
This contains 4 doorways with 4-centred arched heads, of which 3 have leaf-
carved spandrels and 2 have a cross carved over the head. (Compare: Abbots
Lodge, Drinkstone - Item No. 1/26). An Old Cottage Saved: A.R. Powys:
S.P.A.B., c.1900.

Listing NGR: TL9646960277

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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