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Vulcans and Hole in the Wall Cottage, Beyton

Description: Vulcans and Hole in the Wall Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281120

OS Grid Reference: TL9337562551
OS Grid Coordinates: 593375, 262551
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2272, 0.8300

Location: Quaker Lane, Beyton, Suffolk IP30 9AN

Locality: Beyton
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9AN

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Listing Text


4/17 Vulcans and Hole in the
- Wall Cottage

-- II

Two houses, built as one in early C17. One storey and attics. 3-cell cross-
entry plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof with 3 C19 plaintiled
casement dormers. An axial chimney, the shaft rebuilt C19 in red brick;
another C19 axial chimney to right. Late C19 or early C20 small-pane
casements. C20 porch with boarded and battened door, at cross-entry position.
Built c.1600-1630 as a 2-cell end chimney house: good close-studding for date,
chamfered floor joists laid flat. In later C17 or early C18 a parlour cell
was added to left, with primary-braced studding and on-edge joists. The cell
to right (now part of Hole in the Wall Cottage) was added C17/C18, and a
further extension of painted brick with glazed pantiled roof was added in C19.
Believed formerly to have been the Hole in the Wall Public House.

Listing NGR: TL9337562551

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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