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Eureka Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Debenham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2266 / 52°13'35"N

Longitude: 1.1797 / 1°10'46"E

OS Eastings: 617257

OS Northings: 263477

OS Grid: TM172634

Mapcode National: GBR VM3.C23

Mapcode Global: VHLB1.D9HF

Plus Code: 9F4365GH+JV

Entry Name: Eureka Cottage

Listing Date: 24 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352460

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281503

Location: Debenham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Debenham

Built-Up Area: Debenham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Debenham St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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TM 16 SE
6/79 No.14 (Eureka Cottage) &
- No.16

Originally one house, now 2. C16 with mid C17 alterations. Timber framed,
mostly roughcast-rendered, pantiled roof. 3 cells. 2 storeys and attic.
Scattered fenestration, various mid C20 casements. 2 doorways with mid C20
reproduction plank doors and contemporary gabled porches of brick and timber.
Internal stack with mid C20 shaft. Interior. No.14 has modernised interior
with much of the structure visible. 2 complete bays and part of a 3rd, the
remainder of this bay comprising No.16. Widely-spaced studs, reverse-curved
braces. Heavy wallposts with evidence at rear for tie beam braces passing
through the present floor level; a small part of one brace in situ. Queen-
post roof with cranked braces; one tie beam and associated roof truss removed.
Roof was half-hipped to right, with a gablet. Plain on-edge joists to first
floor: these, together with the stack, appear to be mid C17 insertions,
possibly an adaptation of a non-residential building. Interior of No.16 not

Listing NGR: TM1725763477

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