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Rookery Cottages, Great Ashfield

Description: Rookery Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281162

OS Grid Reference: TM0055067006
OS Grid Coordinates: 600550, 267006
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2646, 0.9375

Location: Wheeler's Lane, Great Ashfield, Suffolk IP31 3HN

Locality: Great Ashfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3HN

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Listing Text


3/59 Nos. 1 and 2 Rookery
- Cottages

-- II

House, c.1550-1570 with alterations of early/mid C20. 2 storeys. 3-cell.
cross-entry plan. Timber-framed, entirely encased in early/mid C20 common
brick. Roman pantiled roof, once thatched. An axial C16 chimney of narrow
red bricks, the upper shaft plastered. Various C20 small-pane casements.
Panelled C20 entrance doors: that to left is at cross-entry position. Heavy
and complete C16 framing. Broad studs with arch windbraces, and blocked
diamond mullioned windows. Chamfered 1st floor joists. Queenpost roof.
Back-to-back lintelled open fireplaces in hall and parlour.

Listing NGR: TM0055067006

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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