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Church Cottages, The Saxhams

Description: Church Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283819

OS Grid Reference: TL7998963735
OS Grid Coordinates: 579989, 263735
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2424, 0.6348

Location: Little Saxham, the Saxhams, Suffolk IP29 5LE

Locality: The Saxhams
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 5LE

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Listing Text


5/113 Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
- Church Cottages


A terrace of cottages for the Ickworth Estate, with C18 core; cottage no. 1 was
the village school. 2 storeys. Timber-framed, rendered walls, thatched roof; a
pedimented gable on brackets at eaves level has a circular window with glazing
bars. Axial red brick chimneys have a central stone arched niche between 2
square flues, mimicking the arcaded belfry openings on the Church tower
opposite. 3-light wrought iron casements with small oblong panes; some lights
have semi-circular heads, and some first floor windows are of Venetian form
with traceried render panels and eyebrow dormers above. Boarded entrance doors
with gabled canopies on carved brackets; fish-scale tiled roofs and ornate
bargeboards. Restored c.1980.

Listing NGR: TL7998963735

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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