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King William Cottage the Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Horringer, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2249 / 52°13'29"N

Longitude: 0.6719 / 0°40'18"E

OS Eastings: 582589

OS Northings: 261884

OS Grid: TL825618

Mapcode National: GBR QF4.GPC

Mapcode Global: VHJGV.LBKR

Plus Code: 9F426MFC+XP

Entry Name: King William Cottage the Post Office

Listing Date: 25 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298945

English Heritage Legacy ID: 363146

Location: Horringer, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP29

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Horringer

Built-Up Area: Horringer

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Horringer St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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2/71 The Post Office and King
William Cottage


House, now 2 houses; mid C16 with various extensions. Originally 3-cell
lobby-entrance plan; 2 storeys and attics; 4 windows. Timber-framed,
rendered. Thatched roof, hipped at left-hand, service, end; gable and axial
chimneys of red brick. 2- and 3-light C18 and C19 windows, some with leaded
casements, some with small-pane wrought iron casements. Early C19 6-panelled
entrance door with painted brick slated gabled entrance porch. An arched
doorway from hall to service room, now blocked. Clasped purlin roof. Further
service room added at left-hand end, with hipped roof, C.1600. Similarly,
further parlour bay added to right hand end c.1700.

Listing NGR: TL8259461885

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