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Colman's Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Brent Eleigh, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0944 / 52°5'39"N

Longitude: 0.8348 / 0°50'5"E

OS Eastings: 594281

OS Northings: 247799

OS Grid: TL942477

Mapcode National: GBR RJ7.MVR

Mapcode Global: VHKDZ.FM58

Entry Name: Colman's Cottages

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Last Amended: 10 July 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276329

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

Colman's Cottages
(Nos 1 to 6 consec)
[formerly listed
as Almshouses]
TL 9447 53/182 23.1 .58
A range of 6 almshouses. C18 red brick with a moulded brick eaves cornice
and a central pediment with a carved tablet in the tympanum inscribed
"These almshouses were built and endowed by Mr Edward Colman youngest
son of Robert Colman of this Parish, gent. Anno Domini 1731". Roofs
tiled. Two storeys. Four:four:four window range of casements with segmental
arched heads and leaded lights. The window ranges are divided by pairs
of blocked window openingsat the north-west and south-east ends. The
doorways have tiled hoods with wood cornices. The front of the almshouses
is protected by a low brick wall with bull nose coping.

Listing NGR: TL9428147799

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