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Latitude: 52.2032 / 52°12'11"N
Longitude: 0.8684 / 0°52'6"E
OS Eastings: 596104
OS Northings: 259989
OS Grid: TL961599
Mapcode National: GBR RGX.Y2Y
Mapcode Global: VHKDF.0WFC
Entry Name: Kopsey Cottage
Listing Date: 18 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1032612
English Heritage Legacy ID: 280759
Location: Drinkstone, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Drinkstone
Built-Up Area: Drinkstone Green
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Drinkstone All Saints
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
DRINKSTONE DRINKSTONE GREEN,
TL 95 NE
3/6 Kopsey Cottage
House, C15 with C17 and later alterations. One storey and attics. 3-cell
cross-entry plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof, hipped at
right hand end. Two recessed eyebrow dormers with C19 casements. An axial
chimney of C18 red brick. C19/C20 small-pane casements. To left is a
pantiled C19 lean-to extension: entrance door and pantiled gabled porch.
Complete smoke-encrusted medieval coupled-rafter roof over the 2-bay hall, and
over the storeyed cell to right. The cell to left was given a gabled clasped
purlin roof in C17. The chimney was entirely rebuilt in C18. The open truss
was removed from the open hall when an upper-floor was inserted in C17.
Quite complete C15 wall framing.
Listing NGR: TL9610459989
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