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Cressland Kedges End, Kersey

Description: Cressland Kedges End

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276609

OS Grid Reference: TM0002444133
OS Grid Coordinates: 600024, 244133
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0595, 0.9163

Location: The Street, Kersey, Suffolk IP7 6DY

Locality: Kersey
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 6DY

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Listing Text

(west side)
Cressland and
Kedges End
(formerly listed as
Denbigh House and
TM 0044 58/462 23.1.58
Formerly a house of some importance, possibly a master weavers dwelling,
built on a half H plan with outbuildings closing the west side and forming
an internal courtyard. Possibly of C15-C16 origin but altered in the
C17, particularly on the front. The date 1654 is on the lintel of the
front doorway. A timber-framed and plastered building with a tiled roof
and a tall ridge chimney stack. Two storeys and attics. Three window
range on the front of bar and transom casements with leaded lights.
There is a 2-storeyed splayed bay in the centre and shallow oriels on
the outer ranges of the upper storey. The centre and south ranges are
flanked by small high level windows of 2 lights. The south end has
a window on the upper storey with 5 lower and 9 upper lights. The north
gable has finely carved bargeboards.

Listing NGR: TM0002444133

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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