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Porch Cottages Tudor Cottage, Tuddenham St Martin

Description: Porch Cottages Tudor Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 285994

OS Grid Reference: TM1917148504
OS Grid Coordinates: 619171, 248504
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0915, 1.1980

Locality: Tuddenham St Martin
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9BT

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Listing Text


3/32 Nos. 1 & 2Porch Cottages
- and Tudor Cottage

- II

Terrace of 3 cottages, originally one house. Late-mediaeval core, with
alterations of late C16 and late C19. 1 storey with attics, the central
section originally containing an open hall. Timber-framed and plastered.
Pantiled roofs with C19 casement dormers. Internal and end chimneys of red
brick. C19 small-pane casements and boarded entrance doors; each cottage has
an open pantiled 1-storey gabled porch on wooden posts. Nos 1 and 2 Porch
Cottages comprise the formerly open hall, the soot-encrusted rafters reused in
the C16 wind-braced clasped purlin roof. Tudor Cottage incorporates a small
original end cell with lodged upper floor; this end was extended to right in
C16 and C17. Also in C16 a large chimney and upper floor were inserted into
the hall. The house was subdivided, and gabled rear wings added to each
cottage in late C19.

Listing NGR: TM1917148504

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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