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Kopsey Cottage, Drinkstone

Description: Kopsey Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280759

OS Grid Reference: TL9610459989
OS Grid Coordinates: 596104, 259989
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2032, 0.8684

Location: Rattlesden Road, Drinkstone, Suffolk IP30 9TL

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

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Listing Text

TL 95 NE
3/6 Kopsey Cottage
- II
House, C15 with C17 and later alterations. One storey and attics. 3-cell
cross-entry plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof, hipped at
right hand end. Two recessed eyebrow dormers with C19 casements. An axial
chimney of C18 red brick. C19/C20 small-pane casements. To left is a
pantiled C19 lean-to extension: entrance door and pantiled gabled porch.
Complete smoke-encrusted medieval coupled-rafter roof over the 2-bay hall, and
over the storeyed cell to right. The cell to left was given a gabled clasped
purlin roof in C17. The chimney was entirely rebuilt in C18. The open truss
was removed from the open hall when an upper-floor was inserted in C17.
Quite complete C15 wall framing.

Listing NGR: TL9610459989

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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