British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Old House, Hitcham

Description: Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276512

OS Grid Reference: TL9843851027
OS Grid Coordinates: 598438, 251027
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1219, 0.8973

Location: 2 Church Lane, Hitcham, Suffolk IP7 7NN

Locality: Hitcham
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 7NN

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Hitcham, Suffolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

Old House
TL 9851 48/364 23.1.58
A C16 and C17 timber-framed and plastered building said to be the former
Guildhall. Built on an L-shaped plan with wings extending to the south-east
and south-west. The roof of the south-west wing is tiled and the south-east
wing is thatched. Two storeys. The older wing to the south-east has
a jettied upper storey on exposed joists on the south-west side and
exposed timber-framing. The windows generally are leaded casements.
Four window range on the north-west front and a 6-panel door with a flat
cornice hood on brackets. The roof has a large square chimney stack
and an external stack at the south-east end.

Listing NGR: TL9843851027

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.