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Crooked Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Rickinghall, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3342 / 52°20'3"N

Longitude: 0.9894 / 0°59'21"E

OS Eastings: 603768

OS Northings: 274890

OS Grid: TM037748

Mapcode National: GBR SGV.QXT

Mapcode Global: VHKCX.3LDF

Plus Code: 9F428XMQ+MP

Entry Name: Crooked Cottage

Listing Date: 16 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064783

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439917

ID on this website: 101064783

Location: Candle Street, Mid Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Rickinghall Inferior

Built-Up Area: Rickinghall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Redgrave cum Botesdale with the Rickinghalls

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Tagged with: Cottage Thatched cottage

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TM 07 SW
3/130 Crooked Cottage
House. Late C15, floor and stack inserted early to mid C17, cased and altered
C20. Timber frame, Fletton brick casing, all plastered and whitewashed.
Thatched roof. Originally a 2 bay open hall with a lower storeyed bay. 1
storey and attic. 1 and 2-light C20 leaded casements, 2 raking dormers, ridge
stack with rebuilt cap inserted in upper bay to left. Left gable end 2-light
attic casement, right gable end entrance and C20 casements. Interior: traces
of a service doorway, original plain joists of small scantling with a trimmer
to rear in service/solar bay. Hall has arched braces to open truss springing
from below inserted floor with a stop chamfered axial binding beam and bar
stop chamfered joists, parlour chamfered axial binding beam and altered
walling. First floor frame is largely concealed. Open truss survives with a
square crown post with simply roll and hollow moulded cap and base, 4 way 2-
centred arched braces, thick smoke blackening on original rafters of small
scantling, hall lower end closed truss survives, end bays largely reroofed in
C17 and C20.

Listing NGR: TM0376874890

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