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Churchyard St Mary's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0573 / 52°3'26"N

Longitude: 1.15 / 1°9'0"E

OS Eastings: 616049

OS Northings: 244566

OS Grid: TM160445

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.X6B

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.WKB6

Plus Code: 9F433542+W2

Entry Name: Churchyard St Mary's Cottage

Listing Date: 19 December 1951

Last Amended: 4 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275429

ID on this website: 101037765

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Alexandra

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Mary at the Elms

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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(North Side)

No 1 (Churchyard)
(St Mary's Cottage)
(Formerly listed as
Nos 1 & 2 Churchyard)
TM 1644 NW 1/40 19.12.51


A picturesque group of C15-16 timber-framed and plastered cottages, now
tenement. They stand at the north side of St Mary at the Elms Churchyard
with the pleasant greensward of the graveyard between them and the Church.
2 storeys. The east cottage has a cross wing at the west end and a jettied
upper storey on the whole front. The cross wing has exposed joists and remains
of brackets with capitals and shafts. It has a bay window with casements
with glazing bars and small panes. The windows generally are small casements
with glazing bars. There is the remains of a moulded wall plate and part
of a billet moulded bressumer. The main block has a range of mullioned lights
on the 1st storey. This cottage is said to be dated 1467. The cottage at the west end has fewer original features. Roofs tiled.

Church of St Mary at the Elms, No 1 Churchyard (St Mary's Cottage) No 25,
Smith's Almshouses & Nos 29 to 33 (odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TM1604944566

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