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130, the Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Capel St Mary, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0034 / 52°0'12"N

Longitude: 1.0383 / 1°2'17"E

OS Eastings: 608644

OS Northings: 238244

OS Grid: TM086382

Mapcode National: GBR TN9.CBT

Mapcode Global: VHKFG.YX82

Plus Code: 9F43223Q+98

Entry Name: 130, the Street

Listing Date: 30 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033400

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278833

Location: Capel St. Mary, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Capel St. Mary

Built-Up Area: Capel St Mary

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Capel St Mary with Little Wenham and Great Wenham

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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No. 130


Cottage. C15/C16 or earlier with later alterations and additions. Timber framed
and plastered. Red plain tiled roof. Central red brick chimney stack. One
storey and attics with 2 gabled dormers. 2 window range of 3-light leaded
casements, board shutters. Central C20 vertically boarded door. Rear
extension. Internally much of the frame is exposed with heavy wall studs and
storey posts, inserted ceilings with stop chamfered bridging joists. Central
inserted chimney stack with blocked fireplaces, one face with mantel beam
exposed, the blocked bake oven is visible in the original rear wall of the
cottage. The remains of a sawn-off arched brace visible in the rear wall storey
post, the matching brace now hidden by a cupboard, the feature suggests that the
original medieval tie beam, supported by these braces was removed, possibly when
the chimney was inserted C16/C17. The front wall has moved outwards and has been
stabilized by timber and iron ties to the top plate, and hanging knees to the
ground floor ceiling. Roof timbers boarded in. Old pargetting to rear wall, now
inner wall of kitchen extension.

Listing NGR: TM0864238244

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