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The Bell Hotel, Mildenhall

Description: The Bell Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275859

OS Grid Reference: TL7110274599
OS Grid Coordinates: 571102, 274599
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3428, 0.5103

Location: B1102, Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7EA

Locality: Mildenhall
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 7EA

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Listing Text


12/50 The Bell Hotel

- II

Hotel, early C19, with 2-stage C16 core. 2 storeys and attics, 5 windows. Red
brick with parapet-gables; the left-hand section has timber-framing behind.
Plaintiled roofs with crested ridge tiles, flat-headed dormers and chimneys of
gault brick. At 1st floor, C19 sash windows with flat arches of gauged brick
and small-pane sashes. At ground floor, 3 C19 bays, splayed, with flat roofs;
moulded cornices, wrought iron cresting and small-pane sashes. The main
entrance is built into the segmental arched C19 carriage entrance; C20 4-
panelled door set in panelled infilling. Further C20 entrance doorway to left
with 6-panelled door, pilasters and canopy. The lounge to left forms an early
C16 core of 2 cells with exposed framing. The dining room forms a late C16
rear extension of 2 storeys behind. Two wings were added to rear in early C19;
one had stabling below and a jettied timber-framed club-room over, the other of
painted gault brick with flint to rear. Both wings were altered C20.

Listing NGR: TL7110274599

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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