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The Old Cooperage

A Grade II Listed Building in Debenham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2263 / 52°13'34"N

Longitude: 1.1812 / 1°10'52"E

OS Eastings: 617360

OS Northings: 263442

OS Grid: TM173634

Mapcode National: GBR VM3.KF6

Mapcode Global: VHLB1.F99P

Plus Code: 9F4365GJ+GF

Entry Name: The Old Cooperage

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Last Amended: 24 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281471

Location: Debenham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Debenham

Built-Up Area: Debenham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Debenham St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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TM 16 SE
6/47 No.12 (The Old Cooperage)
9/12/55 ( formerly listed under
Bridge Place as The Old

House. In 2 parts: C15 or early C16 cross-wing gable end to street with later
C16 addition to left. Timber framed and plastered, plaintiled roof. At rear
the cross-wing is weatherboarded and pantiled. 2 storeys with attic in later
part. 3 windows, C19 casements without glazing bars. Ground floor has a
large-paned tripartite sash window to left and in the gable end a full-width
C19 workshop window. Mid C20 plank door. One flat-roofed dormer. 2 internal
stacks in cross-wing and another at gable end of left range. Interior.
Cross-wing in 5 bays, originally jettied at front. Heavy joists exposed in
some bays. Widely-spaced studding with tension braces in front gable end;
arched-braced tie beams. Evidence for paired doorways into front two rooms
from a cross-passage where the later section adjoins. Against this cross-
passage is a good plank and muntin partition. C16 addition has plain first
floor studding and a chamfered-joist ceiling and open fireplace on the ground
floor. Over the upper fireplace is a design painted on plaster depicting a
central Tudor rose and sinuous strands of foliage with flowers. Roofs not
fully examined; coupled rafters over rear 2 bays of cross-wing. This house
was one of two which survived a serious fire in this part of the village in

Listing NGR: TM1736063442

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