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Church Farmhouse, Cotton

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281608

OS Grid Reference: TM0707966876
OS Grid Coordinates: 607079, 266876
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2610, 1.0330

Location: Stonham Road, Cotton, Suffolk IP14 4RG

Locality: Cotton
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4RG

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Listing Text

TM 06 NE
Church Farmhouse

Farmhouse. In 2 phases: early C17 parlour cross-wing to left; possibly
earlier hall range to right. Timber framed and plastered, the cross-wing
retaining some old panelled plasterwork. Thatched roof. Hall range 1½
storeys, cross-wing 2 storeys and attic. Front of wing has overhanging gable;
the tie beam is carved with repeated ornament along its edge and has initials
or a merchant's mark in the centre (now indistinct). The soffit of the tie
beam shows mortices for window mullions and small diamond glazing bars.
Various casement windows, mainly of C20. Old square-leaded attic window in
wing. One eyebrow dormer. Doorway in gable end of wing: C19 6-panel door
(upper 2 panels glazed), thatched gabled open porch. Internal stack in hall
range has C19 axial shaft. Massive external stack at rear of wing, probably
C17. Interior not examined.

Listing NGR: TM0707966876

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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