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Chequers Inn, Thompson

Description: Chequers Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 220113

OS Grid Reference: TL9219496903
OS Grid Coordinates: 592194, 296903
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5361, 0.8324

Location: 2 Griston Road, Thompson, Norfolk IP24 1PX

Locality: Thompson
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP24 1PX

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Listing Text

TL 99 NW

4/76 Chequers Inn.


Public House. Mid C16 core, fabric now entirely C17 and C18. Timber framed
with infilling of rendered clay lump and brick on brick and flint plinth.
Thatched roof. One storey and dormer attic. 4 doors at irregular intervals.
Various renewed casements. Overhanging eaves with 2 flat roofed pantiled
dormers with C20 casements. Gabled roof with 4 regularly spaced stacks, that
to south gable external. Rear has single flat dormer as front. Low pantiled
outshut over half storey collar. North gable C18, brick with tumbling. South
room C18 with open roof and fireplace. Central and north rooms timber framed
and largely mid C17, both with spine beams, the former with chamfer stops.
Winder staircase by north gable wall. Butt purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL9219496903

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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