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The Old Post Office Whitegate Cottage, Drinkstone

Description: The Old Post Office Whitegate Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280777

OS Grid Reference: TL9582961942
OS Grid Coordinates: 595829, 261942
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2209, 0.8655

Location: The Street, Drinkstone, Suffolk IP30 9SX

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

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Listing Text

TL 96 SE
1/24 The Old Post Office and
- Whitegate Cottage
Two houses, built as one in C17 or earlier. Much early or mid C19
remodelling. 2 storeys. 5 windows. Probably built with 3-cell plan,
extended to right in C19 and divided into 3 cottages. Timber-framed and
plastered. C19 pantiled roof. An axial late C16/early C17 chimney of
pink/buff brick. Two further C19 axial chimneys of red brick. At 1st storey
is a set of 5 early C19 horizontally-sliding small-pane casements. At ground
storey a C19 small-pane sash to left, and mid C20 steel casements to right.
Central boarded C19 entrance door. Interior not examined: included for group

Listing NGR: TL9582961942

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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