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Mayfields, Holton St Mary

Description: Mayfields

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 277203

OS Grid Reference: TM0556837320
OS Grid Coordinates: 605568, 237320
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9963, 0.9930

Location: B1070, Holton St Mary, Suffolk CO7 6NJ

Locality: Holton St Mary
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO7 6NJ

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Listing Text

(north east side)
- Mayfields
- II
Tudor Croft on O.S. map. House. Probably early C17 with later C17 rear additions
and later alterations. Timber-framed with some painted brick casing, plain tile
roof, red brick stacks. 2 storeys. Front range of 4 bays with inserted central
stair hall, probably originally lobby entry, with 3 gabled cross ranges to rear,
that to left extended further. 6-panel door with top 2 panels glazed under C20
gabled porch on brackets. Flanked by 2 C20 casements, 16-pane sash in flush
architrave to right. Left bay underbuilt in brick. 1st floor C20 sliding sashes
and top-hinged casement to left. Swept roof, hipped to left. Stack off-centre to
left and further large offset external stack with saw-tooth corniced shafts to
right gable end. Rear: 3 gabled cross wings of similar proportions, that to left
extended with lower range. Interior: much framing exposed including jowled posts,
studded walls, some down braces. Inglenooks with chamfered bressummers to both
stacks, somewhat rebuilt. Chamfered beams with curved stops, exposed joists to
part. 2 C18 pilastered corner cupboards with keyed round arches and shaped
shelves. Clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM0556837320

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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