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The Old Thatched Cottage, Cratfield

Description: The Old Thatched Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286061

OS Grid Reference: TM3090675198
OS Grid Coordinates: 630906, 275198
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3263, 1.3872

Location: Manse Lane, Cratfield, Suffolk IP19 0DJ

Locality: Cratfield
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0DJ

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Listing Text


2/42 The Old Thatched Cottage
- II

House. In 2 main phases: c.1500 to north of stack, late C17 to south;
restored and extended to rear (east) in mid C20. Timber framed and plastered,
with some colourwashed brick casing; thatched roof. One and a half storeys.
3 cell form. Various casement windows: to the front there are 2 4-light C19
windows and a reconstructed early mullioned window, to the rear is a 5-light
mullioned window of c,1500; mid C20 entrance doors; one gabled dormer to rear.
Internal stack. Interior with exposed framing and C16-C17 newel stairs: the
older part was floored over in late C16 and at a later date 2 cruck-like
members were added at first floor level to raise the ceiling; the roof
structure over the earlier end is smoke-blackened.

Listing NGR: TM3090675198

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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