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Latitude: 52.1478 / 52°8'51"N
Longitude: 0.9553 / 0°57'18"E
OS Eastings: 602291
OS Northings: 254061
OS Grid: TM022540
Mapcode National: GBR SK4.8BK
Mapcode Global: VHKDV.H8VV
Entry Name: Mallard Cottage
Listing Date: 22 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1033022
English Heritage Legacy ID: 279790
Location: Battisford, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Battisford
Built-Up Area: Battisford Tye
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Battisford St Mary
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
BATTISFORD MILL ROAD
TM 05 SW
5/15 Mallard Cottage
House, early C17; extension to right of C18, and another to rear of mid C20.
2 storeys; 2-cell end-chimney plan with cross-passage entrance. Timber-framed
and plastered. Thatched roof with external end chimney of red brick, mainly
bitumin-coated; the chimney is possibly an C18 rebuilding. Mid C20 small-pane
casements. Boarded C20 entrance door within gabled porch. A good and
complete example of a 2-cell C17 house. Studwork has evidence for windows
with sliding shutters; clamped 1st floor with substantial joists on edge and
unchamfered. The 1st storey was originally undivided except by an arch-braced
clasped-purlin roof. Open lintelled fireplace to the hall. A 1-storey C18 3-
bay extension to right was possibly built for non-domestic use; it has
primary-braced studding and reused main components.
Listing NGR: TM0229154061
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