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Cottage Homes

A Grade II Listed Building in Elveden, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3871 / 52°23'13"N

Longitude: 0.6742 / 0°40'27"E

OS Eastings: 582084

OS Northings: 279933

OS Grid: TL820799

Mapcode National: GBR QC6.99G

Mapcode Global: VHJG2.M8SC

Entry Name: Cottage Homes

Listing Date: 16 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037613

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275761

Location: Elveden, Forest Heath, Suffolk, IP24

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Elveden

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Elveden St Andrew and St Patrick

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


2/20 Nos. 1-7(consec)
- (Cottage Homes)

- II

Terrace of almshouses, c.1900. In the Tudorbethan style. 1 storey; a central
raised block has an attic above. A long symmetrical range with short cross-
wings at either end. Red brick with decorative half-timbering and plaster
infill to the gables. Plaintiled roofs, the bargeboards and collars set
forward on corbels and with drop-finials at the apex. Central clusters of 2,3
and 4 octagonal chimneys of red brick in the Elizabethan style. Mullioned
casement windows with leaded lights; some are transomed and have gablets above,
the centre block has an oriel lighting the attic. Most entrance doorways have
4-centred arched heads with hoodmoulds, and recessed boarded doors; the end
blocks have gabled timber porches at the re-entrant angle.

Listing NGR: TL8208479933

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