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Athene Cottage, Hoxne

Description: Athene Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281011

OS Grid Reference: TM1835576271
OS Grid Coordinates: 618355, 276271
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3410, 1.2040

Location: Abbey Hill, Hoxne, Suffolk IP21 5AJ

Locality: Hoxne
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5AJ

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Listing Text

TM 17 NE
No.6 and No.7 (Athene
'29.7.55 Cottage) ( formerly
listed as No.6, No.7)
Formerly one house, now 2 dwellings. Mid C17 (said to be 1650); small C19
colourwashed brick addition to left, probably added when the house was sub-
divided into 2. Timber framed, No.6 plastered, No.7 with textured render.
Plaintiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell form. 3 windows, small C19
casements, those to No.7 without glazing bars. No.6 has boarded door in C19
addition; No.7 has 2 boarded doors. Small bracketed drip boards over all 1
ground floor openings. Internal stack; the lower part, with an oval panel, is
original. Later gable stacks. No.6, comprising the parlour end of the C17
range, has ground floor room with axial bridging beam and chamfered joists
with scroll stops. Widely-spaced plain studs. Roof has stepped butt purlins.
Newel stairs. Interior of No.7 not examined, but most of the structure said
to be concealed.

Listing NGR: TM1835576271

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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