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Chapel Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Clare, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0886 / 52°5'18"N

Longitude: 0.5789 / 0°34'44"E

OS Eastings: 576781

OS Northings: 246497

OS Grid: TL767464

Mapcode National: GBR PFF.35M

Mapcode Global: VHJHC.ZRDR

Entry Name: Chapel Cottage

Listing Date: 19 December 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031736

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282956

Location: Clare, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Clare

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Clare with Poslingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

2006 Chilton Road
19.12.61. Chapel Cottage
TL 74 NE 12/137


Formerly the Chapel of St Mary Magdalene of circa 1190 which was turned into
a house shortly after it was dissolved in 1550.
A flint rubble buildmng with stone quoins. 1 storey and attics. These are the
remains of originlal windows, blocked. On the north side there is a C12 semi-circular
arched doorway with capitals, but the shafts are missing. Inside the archway
there is a C13 pointed arch. Roof thatched on the north side and C20 interlocking
tiles on the south. There is the moulded brick base of a Tudor shafted chimney
stack, with rebuilt square shafts. The interior has heavy timber-framing. The
main beams have broad chamfers and carved stops. One beam has embattled ornamentation.

Listing NGR: TL7678146497

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

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