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Tudor Cottage, Wattisfield

Description: Tudor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281845

OS Grid Reference: TM0102974154
OS Grid Coordinates: 601029, 274154
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3286, 0.9488

Location: The Street, Wattisfield, Suffolk IP22 1HL

Locality: Wattisfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1HL

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Listing Text


3/100 Tudor Cottage


House. Late C15. Timber-framed and rendered; old plaintiles. 1½ storeys; 3-
cell plan, formerly with an open hall, now with an internal chimney-stack. A
plain shaft to the stack in old red brick. 2 dormers with 3-light C20
casement windows. 3 Edwardian projecting bays to the ground floor, 2 with 3-
light casement windows and hipped roofs, one 2-light with conical roof.
Interior of former hall area now divided up. Crown-post roof, with the crown-
post embedded in a later partition wall: octagonal shaft, shaped base with
triangle stops and a keeled ring above, moulded top surmounded by remains of
embattling, 4-way bracing at head. Plain inserted ceiling to hall, chamfered
main beam, unchamfered joists; a similar ceiling in the parlour, which has a
reinstated open fireplace with new timber lintel. On the rear wall, a C18 3-
light casement window with transome and square leaded panes, now enclosed by
later rear extensions.

Listing NGR: TM0102974154

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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