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The Post Office and Adjoining Premises, Raydon

Description: The Post Office and Adjoining Premises

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 277273

OS Grid Reference: TM0500138698
OS Grid Coordinates: 605001, 238698
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0088, 0.9856

Location: B1070, Raydon, Suffolk IP7 5LT

Locality: Raydon
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 5LT

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Listing Text

TM 03 NW and TM 03 NE
(West Side)
3/33 and 4/33 The Post Office and
- adjoining premises
- II
House and Post Office. Probable late C15 - early C16 core with later additions
and alterations. Timber-framed, rendered, with red brick stacks. Concrete tile
roof. One storey and attic 3-cell plan, right section being an addition, and
extensions to rear not of special interest. Central section originally open to
roof. C20 shop front to right. Two C20 casements and two flat topped dormers with
C20 casements. Stack off-centre to right and external stack to left gable end,
upper parts of both rebuilt. Steeply-pitched swept roof. Interior: centre bay
chamfer-stopped beam and exposed joists. Inglenook to end room at left with arched
chamfer-stopped bressumer. Sections of wall studding exposed. Smoke-blackened
common rafter roof to centre bay reinforced with C20 softwood to support concrete

Listing NGR: TM0500138698

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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