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Latitude: 52.1934 / 52°11'36"N
Longitude: 1.0598 / 1°3'35"E
OS Eastings: 609230
OS Northings: 259434
OS Grid: TM092594
Mapcode National: GBR TL0.JRD
Mapcode Global: VHLB5.B44C
Plus Code: 9F4353V5+9W
Entry Name: Limes Cottage
Listing Date: 13 November 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246208
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487432
Location: Stonham Earl, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Stonham Earl
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Earl Stonham St Mary
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
House. Late C17. Plastered and colourwashed timber-frame with wattle and daub infill. Long straw thatched roof with catslide to rear and brick central ridge stack. 2-unit lobby-entry plan with outshut to rear. Single storey and attic. 2-window range of 2-light casements with central plank door. Small window over. Right end has a 2-light casement on each floor and plank door to far right. Left end C20 single-storey extension with 2-light casement in attic over. Outshut under catslide to rear. INTERIOR. Tall panel framing with bracing mainly visible though right end on ground floor covered over. Massive wall posts support chamfered bridging beams. Large stack built of narrow bricks has blocked back-to-back fireplaces with hoods. Fragment of winder stair survives in lobby with a later one leading from the left hand room. Plank doors. Only a small part of the roof is visible but wallplates, purlins and a collar are exposed in the plastered attic. In the rear outshut a brick twin bread oven.
A characteristic small house of the period which retains many features. .
Listing NGR: TM0923059434
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