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Bell View Cottage seven Bells

A Grade II Listed Building in Botesdale, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3415 / 52°20'29"N

Longitude: 1.0033 / 1°0'11"E

OS Eastings: 604685

OS Northings: 275739

OS Grid: TM046757

Mapcode National: GBR SGW.2H8

Mapcode Global: VHKCX.BDSV

Entry Name: Bell View Cottage seven Bells

Listing Date: 16 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249123

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430965

Location: Botesdale, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Botesdale

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

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Listing Text

TM 0475
6/38 Seven Bells and Bell View
- Cottage
House, latterly with a shop, now 2 dwellings. Early C17, altered C18,
altered, raised and extended mid to late C19. Timber frame, plastered with
some scoring to resemble ashlar. Black glazed pantiled roof with plaintiles
and red pantiles to rear. 3 cells with a 3 bay service wing to rear left to
form an Lon plan. 2 storeys. Lobby entrance probably replacing an original
cross entry with steps up to an architraved door to right of centre. Flanking
architraved glazing bar sashes with hoodboards. Left or service bay has steps
up to a half glazed architraved door and a large architraved 8-light former
shop window. First floor 3:6 pane architraved sashes, boxed eaves. Axial
ridge stack to right of centre between hall and parlour has 3 conjoined
hexagonal shafts. Right gable end C20 entrance porch. To rear right a C19
flint and clay lump lean-to, to centre a lower lean-to outshut and a dormer
window. Service wing extends to rear left with a stack on outer slope of
first or kitchen bay, rebuilt capping, inner return has 2 doors and mixed
casements. Interior: parlour altered with C18 fireplace and chamfered axial
binding beam, hall has a C17 cyma moulded indented stop chamfered fireplace
bressumer, former shop in service bay has an applied cyma moulded cornice,
stop chamfered axial binding beams in service wing.

Listing NGR: TM0468575739

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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