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White Cottage and Fraisnor, Hessett

Description: White Cottage and Fraisnor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281171

OS Grid Reference: TL9314661431
OS Grid Coordinates: 593146, 261431
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2172, 0.8260

Location: Heath Road, Hessett, Suffolk IP30 9BJ

Locality: Hessett
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9BJ

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Listing Text


4/68 White Cottage and
- Fraisnor

-- II

Two houses, built as one farmhouse in mid/late C16. Alterations of mid C20.
2 storeys. 3-cell cross-entry plan. Timber-framed and roughcast. Plaintiled
roof, hipped at either end. An axial C16 chimney of red brick and a C19
chimney to left. White House has C20 casements. Fraisnor has plastic small-
pane casements of c.1980. C20 boarded doors to both houses, the left hand one
being at cross-entry position. Interior: White House comprises the cross-
entry and service cell. Twin service rooms (now united). The chamber above
extends over the cross-entry, as far as the chimney which backs onto the
cross-entry. Unmoulded C16 framing exposed: unchamfered floor joists laid
flat. The house was extended to left by one bay in mid C20.

Listing NGR: TL9314661431

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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