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The Grange, Chelsworth

Description: The Grange

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 July 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 276386

OS Grid Reference: TL9807247982
OS Grid Coordinates: 598072, 247982
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0947, 0.8901

Location: 91 The Street, Chelsworth, Suffolk IP7 7HU

Locality: Chelsworth
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 7HU

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Listing Text

(south side)
The Grange
TL 94 NE 37/239
A C15 timber-framed and plastered building with a tiled roof. Originally
a hall house. Cross wings at the north and south ends. There are C17
alterations and additions. Renovated. An L shaped range of outbuildings
extends from the north end of the west front making an open courtyard
to the south. Two storeys. The upper storey of the cross wing is jettied
on exposed joists. A block added to the west also has a jettied upper
storey on curved brackets on the south end. Casement windows with leaded
lights on the east front and there is a C17 gabled porch with small side
lights with turned baluster mullions. The gable of the porch has a cartouche
with the date 1689. The roof has some smoke blackened timbers and a
massive cambered tie beam with a moulded crown post. C17 central chimney
stack with grouped diagonal shafts to the main block. One gabled dormer
on the east front.

Listing NGR: TL9807247982

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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