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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Brent Eleigh, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0947 / 52°5'41"N

Longitude: 0.8344 / 0°50'3"E

OS Eastings: 594256

OS Northings: 247834

OS Grid: TL942478

Mapcode National: GBR RJ7.MSG

Mapcode Global: VHKDZ.DMZ1

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Last Amended: 10 July 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276327

Location: Brent Eleigh, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Brent Eleigh

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Brent Eleigh St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/09/2015

TL 9447 53/180

The Old Cottage,

(Formerly listed as The Smithy, THE STREET.

Previously listed as cottage north of Almshouses)



A timber-framed and plastered building with a thatched roof. Originally a C15-C16 hall house with a C16 floor inserted. The solar appears to have been at the south-east end. One storey and attics. Casement windows. Boarded doors. There is an internal chimney stack with attached shafts and one gabled dormer on the front. The interior has exposed timber-framing.

Listing NGR: TL9425647834

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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