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Bressumer Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Rattlesden, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1857 / 52°11'8"N

Longitude: 0.8952 / 0°53'42"E

OS Eastings: 598017

OS Northings: 258109

OS Grid: TL980581

Mapcode National: GBR SJG.Z0Y

Mapcode Global: VHKDM.GBM9

Entry Name: Bressumer Cottage

Listing Date: 18 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280863

Location: Rattlesden, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Rattlesden

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Rattlesden St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

RATTLESDEN POY STREET GREEN
TL 95 NE
3/110 Bressumer Cottage
-
- II
Cottage; C16 in 2 stages, extended in late C18. One storey and attics.
Originally of 2-cell plan, extended to right in C18. Timber-framed and
plastered. Thatched roof with two eyebrow casement dormers. An axial chimney
of red brick. Casements of c.1980. To left is a C20 hipped entrance porch
with boarded door. To right is a single-storey C20 extension with flat roof.
Two cells of a single-storey C16 house of unusually small proportions: in late
C16 or early C17 an upper floor was inserted, the binding beam projecting
through the front and back walls. Unchamfered floor joists, widely-spaced
studding and clasped purlin roof. In late C18 the chimney was rebuilt, with a
lintelled open fireplace in the hall, and a further cell was added beyond it.
Included despite C20 remodelling as an unusual survival of a small C16
cottage.


Listing NGR: TL9801758109

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