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Tower Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Coddenham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1353 / 52°8'7"N

Longitude: 1.0989 / 1°5'56"E

OS Eastings: 612177

OS Northings: 253083

OS Grid: TM121530

Mapcode National: GBR TLV.2N9

Mapcode Global: VHLBD.0L9G

Entry Name: Tower Cottage

Listing Date: 26 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279292

Location: Coddenham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Coddenham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Coddenham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 15 SW
7/43 Tower Cottage
- II

A folly cottage on the Shrubland Estate. 1857 as on painted plaques in blind
window openings. For Sir W.F. Middleton, Bart. A 3-storey tower of
pentagonal plan. Mainly of flint rubble with dressings of gault brick. Flat
roof with embattled parapets of gault brick. Bands of brick at each floor
level. Windows with semicircular heads; small pane sashes, the upper sashes
rising into the head with intersecting glazing bars. At the 3rd storey, the
windows are smaller and in pairs. Some windows are renewed with C20 small-
pane casements. Boarded entrance doors at ground and 1st storey; the latter
is approached by an external stair with flint and brick balustrading, and
above the doorway is a carved limestone plaque bearing the Middleton
achievement. A stair-turret rises full-height to give access to the roof.

Listing NGR: TM1217753083

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