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Cowslip Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bedfield Long Green, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2568 / 52°15'24"N

Longitude: 1.248 / 1°14'52"E

OS Eastings: 621772

OS Northings: 267041

OS Grid: TM217670

Mapcode National: GBR VLT.JBD

Mapcode Global: VHL9W.LJ4S

Entry Name: Cowslip Cottage

Listing Date: 24 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352471

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281455

Location: Bedfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Bedfield

Built-Up Area: Bedfield Long Green

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bedfield St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 26 NW
2/31 Cowslip Cottage
- II

Former farmhouse. Mid C16 with probably C17 wing to rear. Timber framed with
textured render. Thatched roof, half-hipped to the left. 3-cell, cross-
entry type. 2 storeys and attic. C18-C19 3-light casement windows with
horizontal glazing bars. One small C16 diamond-mullioned window at first
floor. 2 boarded doors, that to the right with a gabled wooden trellis porch.
Internal stack, the plain axial shaft largely original. 1 1/2-storey rear wing
has a stack against the gable end. Interior. Intact frame, the studs mostly
concealed. Front wallplate has very short (0.2m) edge-halved and bridled
scarf joint. Hall and parlour have chamfered-joist ceilings, half the hall
ceiling concealed by plaster. Hall bridging beam has broach stop-chamfers.
Rear wall of hall has former cross-entry doorhead with 4-centred arch.
Original newel stair to first floor. Arch-braced tie beam over hall chamber.
Queen-post roof, originally half-hipped at both ends. Collar braces only in
the truss over the hall chamber. A good intact example of a small C16

Listing NGR: TM2177267041

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