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The Thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in St James South Elmham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3785 / 52°22'42"N

Longitude: 1.4058 / 1°24'20"E

OS Eastings: 631903

OS Northings: 281064

OS Grid: TM319810

Mapcode National: GBR WLT.VMT

Mapcode Global: VHM6V.BH20

Entry Name: The Thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 27 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282317

Location: St. James, South Elmham, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP19

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: St. James, South Elmham

Built-Up Area: St James South Elmham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: South Elmham St James St James

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

SOUTH ELMHAM ST. JAMES THE STREET
TM 38 SW

4/57 The Thatched Cottage
-

- II

House. C17. 1½ storeys. Timber-framed and rendered with thatched roof. 3
3-light late C20 diamond-leaded casement windows to each storey. Plank door
under an open thatched and gabled porch. An internal chimney-stack with a
plain red brick shaft, and one end stack. The frame is in 6 bays, including a
chimney-bay, probably with a basic 3-cell division, but to the left of the
stack there is now a single large room, with the ceiling beams either an
insertion or replacement. The main posts have no tie-beams, and some of the
timbers are reused. To the right of the stack, the main beam on the ground
floor has ovolo-moulding and ogee stops; the remaining beams are chamfered,
with plain joists set flat. A single-storey lean-to along the rear.


Listing NGR: TM3190381064

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

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