Description: Church Cottages
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
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TL 76 SE LITTLE SAXHAM BURY ROAD
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
Source: English Heritage
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