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The Old Workhouse, Brandon

Description: The Old Workhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275814

OS Grid Reference: TL7764286181
OS Grid Coordinates: 577642, 286181
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4447, 0.6123

Location: Church End, Brandon, Suffolk IP27 0JE

Locality: Brandon
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP27 0JE

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Listing Text


1/5 The Old Workhouse

- II

Parish Centre, formerly National School, formerly Workhouse. 1778 with
possible core of 1673, converted to school 1843 (a sunk limestone plaque above
the entrance is inscribed "Victoria National School. Established 1843"). 2
storeys, 5 windows. Coursed squared clunch rubble with gault and red brick
quoins, set-forward plinth and parapets. Slated roof with end chimneys of
gault brick. C19 small-pane casements of 2 lights, those at ground floor
larger with transomes; segmental arched heads. Late C19 boarded entrance door
in reduced original opening. The Master's house attached to right has been
altered so as no longer to be of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL7764286181

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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