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Latitude: 52.3724 / 52°22'20"N
Longitude: 1.3697 / 1°22'10"E
OS Eastings: 629477
OS Northings: 280271
OS Grid: TM294802
Mapcode National: GBR WLY.C3K
Mapcode Global: VHL9C.PMGP
Entry Name: Huntsman and Hounds Cottage
Listing Date: 21 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1182364
English Heritage Legacy ID: 280056
Location: Metfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP20
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Metfield
Built-Up Area: Metfield
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Metfield
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
METFIELD THE STREET
TM 28 SE
9/107 Huntsman & Hounds Cottage
House, latterly a public house. Early C16 core with considerable later
alterations and additions. Timber framed, mainly roughcast-rendered.
Pantiled roof, hipped to the left. L-shape plan, the original range being at
right angles to the road. 2 storeys. 3 windows, small-paned sashes to ground
floor, C19 casements to first floor. 2 internal stacks, one of them in the
rear range. Boarded half-door within small addition set forward to the left.
The original range has been heightened: there is a secondary diamond-mullioned
window on the ground floor with evidence for the original mullions above. The
right hand section of the front range is a late C17 addition. In the front
range a ground floor fireplace lintol is inscribed 'BENJAMIN EDWARDES OCTO YE
1 1663'; in the opposite room an C18 fireplace with eared surround.
Listing NGR: TM2947780271
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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