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Latitude: 52.2646 / 52°15'52"N
Longitude: 0.9375 / 0°56'15"E
OS Eastings: 600550
OS Northings: 267006
OS Grid: TM005670
Mapcode National: GBR SHK.XHF
Mapcode Global: VHKD8.6BGS
Entry Name: Rookery Cottages
Listing Date: 9 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1352396
English Heritage Legacy ID: 281162
Location: Great Ashfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP31
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Great Ashfield
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Great Ashfield All Saints
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TM 06 NW GT ASHFIELD SCHOOL ROAD: WHEELERS LANE
3/59 Nos. 1 and 2 Rookery
House, c.1550-1570 with alterations of early/mid C20. 2 storeys. 3-cell.
cross-entry plan. Timber-framed, entirely encased in early/mid C20 common
brick. Roman pantiled roof, once thatched. An axial C16 chimney of narrow
red bricks, the upper shaft plastered. Various C20 small-pane casements.
Panelled C20 entrance doors: that to left is at cross-entry position. Heavy
and complete C16 framing. Broad studs with arch windbraces, and blocked
diamond mullioned windows. Chamfered 1st floor joists. Queenpost roof.
Back-to-back lintelled open fireplaces in hall and parlour.
Listing NGR: TM0055067006
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