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White Post Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashfield cum Thorpe, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2115 / 52°12'41"N

Longitude: 1.2353 / 1°14'6"E

OS Eastings: 621127

OS Northings: 261968

OS Grid: TM211619

Mapcode National: GBR VMD.740

Mapcode Global: VHLB2.CPD0

Entry Name: White Post Cottage

Listing Date: 24 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032331

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281427

Location: Ashfield cum Thorpe, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Ashfield cum Thorpe

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ashfield-cum-Thorpe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 26 SW

5/3 White Post Cottage
- II

Former farmhouse. Mid C16. Timber framed and rendered, roof of old
plaintiles. 2 cells of a 3-cell cross-entry house, the service end to right
lost. 2 storeys and attic. Late C19 small-paned casement windows. C20
gabled porch with mid C20 plank door. Internal stack. One-storey lean-to
additions on each gable end. Interior. Intact studding, closely-spaced on
ground floor. Parlour ceiling has chamfered axial bridging beam and roll-
moulded joists. 2 further roll-moulded joists in ceiling forward of stack.
In the hall the joists are chamfered in the upper bay (nearer the stack) and
plain in the lower bay. Back-to-back fireplaces with original lintols, the
brickwork with mid C20 repointing. Rebuilt newel stair. Queen-post roof.

Listing NGR: TM2112761968

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