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The Crown Inn, Bildeston

Description: The Crown Inn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276186

OS Grid Reference: TL9931049430
OS Grid Coordinates: 599310, 249430
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1073, 0.9090

Location: B1115, Bildeston, Suffolk IP7 7EB

Locality: Bildeston
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 7EB

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Listing Text

(east side)
No 104 (The Crown Inn)
TL 9949 51/40 23.1.58.
The Crown Inn was originally a merchants house which dates from 1495
and has been an inn at least since the mid C17. A timber-framed building,
plastered on the ground storey and exposed framing on the upper storey
which is jettied on exposed joists. A cross wing at the north end was
formerly gabled but is now incorporated with the roof of the main block.
Two storeys. Four window rang of C18 leaded casements on the upper
storey and modern copies on the ground storey. A central 8-panel door
has a moulded architrave and cornice. Roof tiled, with a chimney stack
with attached shafts at the north end. The interior has exposed timber-framing
moulded ceiling beams and joists and a crown post roof.

Listing NGR: TL9931049430

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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