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Brook Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Saxmundham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2189 / 52°13'7"N

Longitude: 1.4907 / 1°29'26"E

OS Eastings: 638535

OS Northings: 263593

OS Grid: TM385635

Mapcode National: GBR XQ5.ZMV

Mapcode Global: VHM7N.SHFC

Plus Code: 9F436F9R+G7

Entry Name: Brook Cottage

Listing Date: 18 July 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462162

Location: Saxmundham, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP17

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Saxmundham

Built-Up Area: Saxmundham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Saxmundham St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


841-1/3/35 (West side)
18/07/49 Brook Cottage


House. Late C17, extended in line c1740; later C18 extension
and further alterations and extensions in late C19.
Timber-framed with brick additions and machine tile roof to
front, pantile to rear: left of centre ridge stack to original
house and tall ridge stack to extension.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 4-window entrance front with lower 2-storey
extension to right. Original front has right of centre door of
6 fielded panels with glazed upper panels. Fenestration of
2-light C19 casements under hoodmoulds with label stops.
Left-hand window to first floor is blind. Rear: two
extensions, one fitted with a bay window. One piece of wattle
and daub under glass exposed as a feature in main wall. Left
return: 4/8 sash with a king mullion and hoodmould.
INTERIOR: exposed timber-frame in extension in which is a
large central fireplace: principal studs of frame are
chamfered. First floor: room with blocked C17 3-light
ovolo-moulded mullioned window. Roof of 2 tiers of butt
purlins and collars.

Listing NGR: TM3853563593

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

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