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1 and 2 Church Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Culford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3001 / 52°18'0"N

Longitude: 0.6883 / 0°41'17"E

OS Eastings: 583402

OS Northings: 270290

OS Grid: TL834702

Mapcode National: GBR QD6.LWD

Mapcode Global: VHJGG.WG72

Plus Code: 9F428M2Q+28

Entry Name: 1 and 2 Church Cottages

Listing Date: 27 April 1984

Last Amended: 3 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376954

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284213

Location: Culford, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP28

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Culford

Built-Up Area: Culford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Culford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Tagged with: Cottage

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Listing Text


1/17 The Widows'Cottages



The address shall be amended to read:


1 and 2 Church Cottages


1/17 The Widows' Cottages


A row of 4 almshouses, now 2. A plaque on the front reads: 'Widows' Houses,
built 1856'. Single storey. In random kidney flint with rusticated details in
white brick. Roofs of fishscale tiles with an ornamental cresting and high
brick copings to the gables, with pinnacles at the apex. 2 internal chimney-
stacks, each with 2 rounded shafts in different ornate designs. 3-light
casement windows with the remains of decorative leading to the lights, set into
rectangular surrounds of chamfered brick. 2 gabled porches, with copings and
finials as on the main roof, and pointed Gothic doorways. 2 plank doors inside
each porch, with ornamental wrought-iron hinges and applied pilaster strips,
and a wooden bench beside each door.

Listing NGR: TL8339570291

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