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The Old Post Office Whitegate Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Drinkstone, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2209 / 52°13'15"N

Longitude: 0.8655 / 0°51'55"E

OS Eastings: 595829

OS Northings: 261942

OS Grid: TL958619

Mapcode National: GBR RGQ.PMJ

Mapcode Global: VHKDD.YFDV

Plus Code: 9F426VC8+85

Entry Name: The Old Post Office Whitegate Cottage

Listing Date: 18 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280777

ID on this website: 101285470

Location: Drinkstone, Mid Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Drinkstone

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Drinkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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TL 96 SE
1/24 The Old Post Office and
- Whitegate Cottage
Two houses, built as one in C17 or earlier. Much early or mid C19
remodelling. 2 storeys. 5 windows. Probably built with 3-cell plan,
extended to right in C19 and divided into 3 cottages. Timber-framed and
plastered. C19 pantiled roof. An axial late C16/early C17 chimney of
pink/buff brick. Two further C19 axial chimneys of red brick. At 1st storey
is a set of 5 early C19 horizontally-sliding small-pane casements. At ground
storey a C19 small-pane sash to left, and mid C20 steel casements to right.
Central boarded C19 entrance door. Interior not examined: included for group

Listing NGR: TL9582961942

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