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A Grade II Listed Building in Brome and Oakley, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3563 / 52°21'22"N

Longitude: 1.165 / 1°9'53"E

OS Eastings: 615622

OS Northings: 277854

OS Grid: TM156778

Mapcode National: GBR VKK.7C8

Mapcode Global: VHL9G.41QH

Entry Name: Cottrell's

Listing Date: 14 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281082

Location: Brome and Oakley, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Brome and Oakley

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Brome St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 17 NE
2/141 Cottrell's
House, latterly 2 estate cottages. Medieval core with alterations of C16 and
later. To the right is a mid C19 addition and further work of c.1980. Timber
framed and plastered with a thatched roof. 1 1/2 storeys. 2-cell form. Small-
paned casement windows, 2 gabled dormers and 2 glazed doors, all mostly of mid
C20 date. Internal stack. Mid C19 one-bay addition of rendered brick with a
pantiled roof; 2 storeys. Original 3-light casement windows under segmental
arches; louvred shutters. Gable stack with 2 square shafts set diamondwise.
Interior has partly exposed full-height studding; 2 curved braces visible in
rear wall; right cell has wallposts with blocked mortices about O.5m below the
present floor level. Left cell has C16 ceiling with axial bridging beam and
plain joists set flat. Unusually large C16 open fireplace with original
lintol. In the right cell is an C18 ceiling with on-edge joists and an open
fireplace, perhaps later C17. Common rafter roof. Both cottage stairs have
been retained.

Listing NGR: TM1562377858

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

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