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Swan Hill Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorndon, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2767 / 52°16'36"N

Longitude: 1.1414 / 1°8'29"E

OS Eastings: 614403

OS Northings: 268932

OS Grid: TM144689

Mapcode National: GBR TK5.7D9

Mapcode Global: VHL9T.Q1SH

Entry Name: Swan Hill Cottage

Listing Date: 23 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352452

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281357

Location: Thorndon, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Thorndon

Built-Up Area: Thorndon

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Thorndon with Rishangles All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
3/76 Swan Hill Cottage
House. C15. Timber framed and plastered, thatched roof. 1½ storeys. 3-cell
form with former open hall. Various old casement windows. One small eyebrow
dormer. Small C19 colourwashed brick lean-to set forward to left, with mid
C20 door in side wall. Internal stack with small shaft. Later stack against
front gable end. Largely intact frame visible inside. 2-centre arched cross-
entry doorway in front wall. Open truss removed, the cambered tie beam
repositioned against the stack. On the ground floor, one buttress-shafted
wallpost with the lower portion of a brace. Upper end wall of hall intact.
Medieval joists in parlour with trimming for stair. Service partition
removed. Stack inserted in lower bay of hall. Floor in hall inserted c.1600,
with axial bridging beam and chamfered joists. Service end has on-edge
pitchpine joists of C18 or early C19.

Listing NGR: TM1440368932

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

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