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Church Cottage, Bardwell

Description: Church Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283986

OS Grid Reference: TL9412073502
OS Grid Coordinates: 594120, 273502
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3253, 0.8471

Location: 1 Low Street, Bardwell, Suffolk IP31 1AH

Locality: Bardwell
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1AH

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Listing Text

TL 9273-9373 BARDWELL CHURCH ROAD (West Side)

5/9 Church Cottage

- II

House. Mid C16. 1½ storeys, 3 bays. Timber-framed and plastered, with
traces of simple pargetting: single-storey lean-to extensions to east and
west, partly in brick. Thatched roof, half-hipped on west, fully hipped on
east. Basic 2-roomed end chimney plan, with a single room above, now divided
into 2. Heavy framing exposed inside: no middle rail to side walls, reversed
braces at corners. One cross-entry door, with mutilated spandrels, still in
use. Fireplace with wide cambered lintel. Open truss with long arched braces:
tie-beam cut through. Several blocked original window openings: diamond
mullions remaining in former west gable wall. The house is set sideways-on to
the road, down a steep slope.

Listing NGR: TL9412073502

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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