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Huntsman and Hounds Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Metfield, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3724 / 52°22'20"N

Longitude: 1.3697 / 1°22'10"E

OS Eastings: 629477

OS Northings: 280271

OS Grid: TM294802

Mapcode National: GBR WLY.C3K

Mapcode Global: VHL9C.PMGP

Entry Name: Huntsman and Hounds Cottage

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182364

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280056

Location: Metfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP20

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Metfield

Built-Up Area: Metfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Metfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

METFIELD THE STREET
TM 28 SE
9/107 Huntsman & Hounds Cottage
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GV II

House, latterly a public house. Early C16 core with considerable later
alterations and additions. Timber framed, mainly roughcast-rendered.
Pantiled roof, hipped to the left. L-shape plan, the original range being at
right angles to the road. 2 storeys. 3 windows, small-paned sashes to ground
floor, C19 casements to first floor. 2 internal stacks, one of them in the
rear range. Boarded half-door within small addition set forward to the left.
The original range has been heightened: there is a secondary diamond-mullioned
window on the ground floor with evidence for the original mullions above. The
right hand section of the front range is a late C17 addition. In the front
range a ground floor fireplace lintol is inscribed 'BENJAMIN EDWARDES OCTO YE
1 1663'; in the opposite room an C18 fireplace with eared surround.


Listing NGR: TM2947780271

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