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Queensbury Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Newmarket, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2417 / 52°14'30"N

Longitude: 0.3998 / 0°23'59"E

OS Eastings: 563949

OS Northings: 263104

OS Grid: TL639631

Mapcode National: GBR N9X.KWN

Mapcode Global: VHJGH.WX7D

Entry Name: Queensbury Cottage

Listing Date: 3 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431613

Location: Newmarket, Forest Heath, Suffolk, CB8

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Newmarket

Built-Up Area: Newmarket

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Newmarket St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL66SW NEWMARKET HIGH STREET

177-/4/10012 No.196
Queensbury Cottage

GV II


Small house at Queensbury [formerly Queensberry] Lodge Stables [qv]. Mid to late C18,
but may incorporate late C17 structure; refronted, extended at rear and wash-house added
in early C19; refitted internally and porch at rear added in mid C20. Red brick later painted
white; plain tile end-gabled roof with pair of roof dormers at rear with cat-slide slate roofs;
a projecting stack on each gable-end wall; pantile roof on lean-to addition at rear and
decayed, timber-framed, glazed porch. PLAN: three unit range facing street, early C19
lean-to range at rear entered through C20 projecting porch; early C19 wash-house with
hipped lean-to roof added against east gable-end wall. EXTERIOR: Main range of two
storeys, cellar, and attic. Symmetrical three window front with offset plinth and raised band
at first floor level; on the ground floor a central doorway with mid C19 four-panel door and
rectangular fanlight, and to each side of doorway a sash in opening with gauged brick flat
arch above a timber lintel, and a projecting stone sill; on first floor three similar sashes; all the
sashes with two vertical glazing bars in each frame. At rear, in each roof dormer a pair of
casements with glazing bars [4x4 panes]. INTERIOR: no visible features of interest; C20
staircase. Access to cellar through manhole under stair cupboard, not inspected.


Listing NGR: TL6394963104

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