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Dove Cottage Penbryn, Hoxne

Description: Dove Cottage Penbryn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 281024

OS Grid Reference: TM1815177428
OS Grid Coordinates: 618151, 277428
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3515, 1.2018

Location: B1118, Hoxne, Suffolk IP21 5AX

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

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Listing Text

TM 17 NE
Dove Cottage & Penbryn
(formerly listed as
Oakley Terrace, Church
Villa and Penbryn)
Originally a row of 5 almshouses, now 2 dwellings. Dated 1844 on the wings.
Knapped flint with white brick dressings. Fishscale slates on roof, except
for some plain slates of mid C20 date to rear. Single storey. A long range
with gabled cross-wings at either end and 3 small gables over doors in the
centre. 2 further gabled doorways in sides of wings, one extended mid C20 to
form a porch. Casement windows, 2 of 3 lights in wings, 4 of 2 lights in
centre, with segmental and shallow-pointed heads to each light; all are of mid
C20 date. 2 mid C20 boarded doors, the third doorway replaced by a window. 4
pairs of tall octagonal white brick chimneys, the bases set across the roof
ridge. Built by Sir Edward Kerrison for poor and aged persons of Hoxne
village, close to the site of the old guildhall.

Listing NGR: TM1815177428

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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