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3, Market Place, Mildenhall

Description: 3, Market Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 275909

OS Grid Reference: TL7107174682
OS Grid Coordinates: 571071, 274682
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3435, 0.5099

Location: 14 B1102, Mildenhall, Suffolk IP28 7EF

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

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-


12/97 No 3


Original use, not known, now shop with accommodation above. Medieval, altered in
circa C17 and remodelled and extended in circa Mid C19. Timber-frame faced in
painted Flemish bond brick. Plain tile roof with brick parapet gable ends; pantile
at rear. Truncated brick gable end stack.

Approximately square on plan, 2½ bays, possibly part of a larger medieval building
which appears to have been altered in C17. In circa mid C19 it was encased in bric
and a 2-storey outshut was added at the back.

2 storeys and attic. 2-window south front. C19 4-pane sashes on first floor and
circa mid C19 pilastered shop front on ground floor with entablature and later
canopy box above. Doorway on left to first floor accommodation. Large circa early
C20 gabled dormer. Rear elevation has C19 12-pane sash on ground floor and C20
casements above.

Interior: Ground floor has chamfered cross-beam and chamfered beams against right
hand (east) wall stepped hollow stops. On first floor chamfered tie-beams visible
jowled wall post at front with short curved brace and long shallow curved brace at
rear. Coupled rafter roof, truncated above halved and nailed collars; later
principal rafters with halved and pegged collars and clasped side purlins.
Wind-braces at front. The original common rafters may be smoke-blackened.

Listing NGR: TL7107174682

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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