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The Cottage, Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281723

OS Grid Reference: TM1420664190
OS Grid Coordinates: 614206, 264190
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2342, 1.1355

Location: Wetheringsett, Suffolk IP14 5QG

Locality: Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5QG

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Listing Text

TM 16 SW
5/138 The Cottage

House. Late C17. Extended to left in C18, probably when subdivided. Timber
framed and rendered, thatched roof. 3 cells. 1½ storeys. C20 casement
windows, those to ground floor with horizontal glazing bars. 2 gabled dormers
with 2-light single-pane windows. 2 doorways with mid C20 doors and thatched
timber trellis porches. Internal stack has rendered shaft. Possibly original
pantiled lean-to at rear on right, with C20 work adjoining. Interior.
Substantial full-height studding, much probably re-used, with straight primary
braces. Hall bridging beam has been halved longitudinally and re-used; C16
joists with large chamfers and broach stops at inner ends. Similarly re-used
beam in parlour, the joists plain and set flat. Newel stair. Re-used
rafters, some sooted.

Listing NGR: TM1420664190

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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