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St Mary's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Capel St Mary, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0037 / 52°0'13"N

Longitude: 1.0395 / 1°2'22"E

OS Eastings: 608725

OS Northings: 238284

OS Grid: TM087382

Mapcode National: GBR TN9.CMG

Mapcode Global: VHKFG.YWXT

Plus Code: 9F43223Q+FR

Entry Name: St Mary's Cottage

Listing Date: 30 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278834

Location: Capel St. Mary, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Capel St. Mary

Built-Up Area: Capel St Mary

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Capel St Mary with Little Wenham and Great Wenham

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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St Mary's Cottage


House. C15 or earlier with later alterations and additions. C20 facade. Timber
framed, C20 plastered brick, batten decoration to first floor. Striated red
tiled hipped roof. Central red brick chimney stack. 2 storeys. 3 window range
of vari-light casements. Off centre C20 nailed plank and muntin door, segmental
head, moulded surround. House with crosswing to right, possibly of 2 or more
builds, but each build with heavy arched wall braces. The right crosswing has a
chamfered depressed segmental arch service doorway with a central carved youths
head wearing a flat cap, there may be another doorway adjacent behind the
plastered wall. Ground floor ceiling beams to rear bay of crosswing measure at
least 10" x 6". The bridging joist is not commensurately sturdy. Original
boards to bedroom floors. Brick floor in rear room. Probably inserted
inglenook fireplace to left range now partly blocked with moulded surround
fireplace. Vertically boarded door to staircase by chimney stack. Stop
chamfered bridaing joist and flat section ceiling beams, jowled storey posts.
Ceiling boarde to collars.

Listing NGR: TM0858238244

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