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Rose Cottage, Brome and Oakley

Description: Rose Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280959

OS Grid Reference: TM1521176707
OS Grid Coordinates: 615211, 276707
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3462, 1.1582

Location: The Street, Brome, Suffolk IP23 8AF

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

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Listing Text

TM 17 NE
Rose Cottage
Cottage. Late C15 or early C16. Timber framed and plastered with a pantiled
roof. 1 1/2 storeys. Various casement windows. Mid C20 boarded and battened
door. Internal stack, the 2 truncated octagonal shafts rebuilt mid C20. A
small 2-cell open hall house. The hall is in 2 bays, the lower bay being
quite narrow. Much of the frame is intact, together with the original joists
at the service end. The tie beam of the open truss carried queen-posts, the
head of each post supported by a brace extending from about the centre of the
tie beam; half of this truss has been lost, together with the upper parts of
the original rafters. Stack inserted into upper hall bay and the present
floor inserted late C17/early C18.

Listing NGR: TM1521176707

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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