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Benedict Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilby, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3022 / 52°18'8"N

Longitude: 1.3066 / 1°18'23"E

OS Eastings: 625539

OS Northings: 272272

OS Grid: TM255722

Mapcode National: GBR WMN.M4P

Mapcode Global: VHL9Q.LDLG

Entry Name: Benedict Cottage

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280271

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

TM 27 SE


Benedict Cottage


House. Probably C14, with C16-C17 alteration and additions. Timber framed,
mainly plastered, with a thatched roof. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, C19
casements. Half-glazed entrance door placed centrally. 2 eyebrow dormers.
Small gable stacks, that to the left external. The frame is in 4 bays. 2-bay
former open hall to right, the open truss removed; there is evidence for an
extra tie beam each side of the open truss, a feature which suggests a C14
date. Inserted floor has chamfered joists with run-out stops. The left hand
bay is probably a later addition.

Listing NGR: TM2553972272

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

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