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Church Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Fakenham Magna, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3538 / 52°21'13"N

Longitude: 0.8034 / 0°48'12"E

OS Eastings: 591015

OS Northings: 276556

OS Grid: TL910765

Mapcode National: GBR RF2.KWJ

Mapcode Global: VHKCS.W32F

Plus Code: 9F429R33+G9

Entry Name: Church Cottage

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031287

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284048

Location: Fakenham Magna, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP24

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Fakenham Magna

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Fakenham Magna St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


2/71 Church Cottage


House. Early C17. 1½ storeys: 2-cell plan. Timber-framed and plastered
with black glazed pantiled roof. Internal chimney-stack with saw-tooth
chimney. Late C19 casement windows with horizontal bars. 2 gabled dormers.
Single-storey C19 extension on north in brick and flint, with glazed pantiled
roof. The mother of Robert Bloomfield (1766-1823), the rural poet who wrote
'The Farmer's Boy' and other poems, was born in this house.

Listing NGR: TL9101576556

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

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