The thatched cottage at Preston St Mary
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New thatch may have to go because of four-inch hitch

The owner of a Suffolk cottage could be forced to replace a new thatch on the roof of his home because it is four inches too high.

Planning officials say the work on the Grade II listed property at Preston St Mary near Lavenham is "out of keeping".

  • 03 Jul 2012