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Old Cottage and Cottage Adjoining on the West

A Grade II Listed Building in Monks Eleigh, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0916 / 52°5'29"N

Longitude: 0.8685 / 0°52'6"E

OS Eastings: 596604

OS Northings: 247574

OS Grid: TL966475

Mapcode National: GBR RJ8.Y46

Mapcode Global: VHKF0.0PHG

Entry Name: Old Cottage and Cottage Adjoining on the West

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Last Amended: 24 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284678

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276968

Location: Monks Eleigh, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Monks Eleigh

Built-Up Area: Monks Eleigh

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Monks Eleigh St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25/01/2013

TL 9647 54/815

THE STREET (south side)
Old Cottage and Cottage adjoining on the west

(Formerly listed as Old Cottage and Cottage adjoining on the west, owned by Mr Banks)

(Formerly listed as Cottage facing the green and about 30 yards SW of the Swan Inn)


Old Cottage. Cottage. Later C17. Timber framed, the front encased in brick,
C19, and painted, plaintile roof. 2 cell lobby entry plan. 1½ storeys. Off centre
axial brick stack. 4-pane timber casement to left; canted bay with plastic small
paned window to right; above 4-pane casement raking dormer with slate roof. Brick
porch, also painted, with boarded door. Blocked doorway to right of right window.
Left hand gable, said to be of thinner scantling than the majority of the frame.
Small ground floor light, 4-pane timber casement to upper floor. Added outshut
to rear. Fireplace exposed to right, the original is probably recased in later
brickwork. Clasped purlin roof. Cottage adjoining to west. Pair of dwellings.
Probably C17 or C18. Timber framed, plastered, thatched roof. 1½ storeys. 4
small casement windows. Pair of boarded doors. 2 gabled 4 pane dormer casements.
Axial brick stack. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL9660447574

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

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