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Oak Cottage, Brome and Oakley

Description: Oak Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280956

OS Grid Reference: TM1414276535
OS Grid Coordinates: 614142, 276535
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3451, 1.1424

Location: Rectory Road, Brome, Suffolk IP23 8AH

Locality: Brome and Oakley
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8AH

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Listing Text

TM 17 NW
Oak Cottage
House. Right hand section probably medieval, with C18 inserted ceiling; C16
single-cell in-line addition set slightly forward to left, with higher eaves
and a less steeply-pitched roof. C16 section extended to left in mid C20.
Timber framed and plastered. Roofs have double Roman tiles to front slopes
and pantiles to rear except for mid C20 addition which is all pantiled. 2
storeys. Small-paned casement windows. Internal stack within older section,
at the junction of the 2 ranges. Plank door to rear. Modernised interior
with exposed framing. C16 section has heavy reversed braces and evidence for
diamond-mullioned windows on the first floor. The eaves of this part have
been raised about 0.3m from the original wallplate.

Listing NGR: TM1414276535

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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