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Poynings, Stratford St Mary

Description: Poynings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 277235

OS Grid Reference: TM0479734450
OS Grid Coordinates: 604797, 234450
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9708, 0.9801

Location: Upper Street, Stratford St Mary, Suffolk CO7 6JW

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
- Poynings
House. Probably early C17 with single bay later addition at left and extension to
rear. Timber-framed, rendered. Plain tile roof, red brick stack. One storey and
attic, 3 bays. Probably originally 2-cell central lobby entry plan. Three C20
casements and small oculus against stack lighting present staircase. 2 flat
dormers with C20 casements. Swept roof, off-centre stack. C20 porch to left
gable end. Single-storey rear wing extension under catslide roof. Interior:
studded walls with thin down braces. Wall plate with face-halved scarf. Cham-
fered cambered tie beams and clasped purlin roof. Rebuilt inglenook with cham-
fered bressumer. Chamfered beams with tongue stops. 1st floor: partition wall
between centre and left end room was originally an outside wall and retains panels
of pargetting.

Listing NGR: TM0479734450

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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