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Rowan House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilby, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3016 / 52°18'5"N

Longitude: 1.3072 / 1°18'25"E

OS Eastings: 625581

OS Northings: 272200

OS Grid: TM255722

Mapcode National: GBR WMN.M9B

Mapcode Global: VHL9Q.LDXZ

Entry Name: Rowan House

Listing Date: 12 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280272

Location: Wilby, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wilby

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wilby 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 05/06/2017

TM 27 SE

Rowan House

(Formerly listed as Nos. 1 and 2, Russel's Green Cottages, RUSSEL'S GREEN)


Former farmhouse, now 2 cottages. The smaller right hand cottage is unmodernised. Late C16 with early C19 alterations. Timber framed and plastered; at the front and rear the ground floor is faced in red brick. Thatched roof. two storeys and attic. Two ground floor two-light casement windows under segmental arches; Two first floor two-light and one single-light casements, all C19. Two C19 boarded doors. Two early C19 external stacks, one at each gable end. A good quality frame, mostly concealed in the left cottage. Evidence for many original windows. In each gable is an incomplete six-light mullion and transom window with cavetto mullions (both blocked). Original newel stairs (two flights). Intact roof: clasped and butt purlins, cranked wind-bracing, evidence for original dormers. There is no clear evidence for the original heating: presumably there was a stack set against the rear wall.

Listing NGR: TM2558172200

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