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Cable Cottages, Bedfield

Description: Cable Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281438

OS Grid Reference: TM2289265527
OS Grid Coordinates: 622892, 265527
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2428, 1.2634

Location: Dog Lane, Bedfield, Suffolk IP13 7EH

Locality: Bedfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7EH

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Listing Text

TM 26 NW
2/14 Nos. 1 & 2, Cable
- Cottages

- II

Former farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Early C17 with probably C19 addition to
left. Timber framed, with roughcast-rendered facade, the remainder plastered.
Pantiled roof: concrete tiles to front slope of main range, otherwise clay
tiles. 3-cell, lobby entry type. 2 storeys and attic. 3 windows, late C19
4-paned sashes. 2 mid C20 metal casement windows to ground floor. Doorway of
No.2, into main range, has half-glazed 4-panel door and gabled hood on curved
brackets, with decorative bargeboards and spike finial. Internal stack with
rebuilt shaft; a further stack against left gable end of main range. Left
hand addition has one bay of 4-paned sash windows and a doorway with 4-panel
door and matching gabled hood. Interior. No.2, comprising the hall and
parlour cells of the farmhouse, has exposed first floor studding with reverse-
curved braces. Chamfered-joist hall ceiling. Wind-braced clasped purlin
roof, the rafters concealed. Newel stairs. Interior of No.1 not examined.

Listing NGR: TM2289265527

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Source: English Heritage

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