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Chapel Cottage, Clare

Description: Chapel Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 282956

OS Grid Reference: TL7678146497
OS Grid Coordinates: 576781, 246497
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0886, 0.5789

Location: B1063, Clare, Suffolk CO10 8NH

Locality: Clare
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 8NH

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Listing Text

2006 Chilton Road
19.12.61. Chapel Cottage
TL 74 NE 12/137


Formerly the Chapel of St Mary Magdalene of circa 1190 which was turned into
a house shortly after it was dissolved in 1550.
A flint rubble buildmng with stone quoins. 1 storey and attics. These are the
remains of originlal windows, blocked. On the north side there is a C12 semi-circular
arched doorway with capitals, but the shafts are missing. Inside the archway
there is a C13 pointed arch. Roof thatched on the north side and C20 interlocking
tiles on the south. There is the moulded brick base of a Tudor shafted chimney
stack, with rebuilt square shafts. The interior has heavy timber-framing. The
main beams have broad chamfers and carved stops. One beam has embattled ornamentation.

Listing NGR: TL7678146497

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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