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Church Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Battisford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.149 / 52°8'56"N

Longitude: 1.0021 / 1°0'7"E

OS Eastings: 605493

OS Northings: 254332

OS Grid: TM054543

Mapcode National: GBR SK6.85Q

Mapcode Global: VHKDW.B74X

Entry Name: Church Cottages

Listing Date: 22 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279783

Location: Battisford, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Battisford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Battisford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 05 SE

6/8 Nos. 1 and 2(Church


House; at one time 2 cottages. Built c.1550, extended c.1600. 2 storeys,
partly with attics. Timber-framed and plastered with C19 scratched panels
simulating ashlar. Thatched roof with axial C17 chimney of red brick, the
shaft almost rebuilt in C19. C19/C20 small-pane casements. Mid C20 framed
and boarded door at lobby entrance position. 2 cells of a house of c.1550-
1580 to right have some reused members of c.1530; a pair of posts are carved
with brattishing at the jowl supporting a moulded 1st floor beam. Other
framing is unmoulded, with tension stud-braced studding and clasped purlin
roof. Circa 1600, a 2-bay parlour cell was added to left, with good close
studding and wind-braced clasped purlin roof. Of this phase is the inserted
chimney with a lintelled open fireplace and an arched chamber fireplace.

Listing NGR: TM0549154395

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

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