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The Boot Inn, Freston

Description: The Boot Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 277287

OS Grid Reference: TM1738539584
OS Grid Coordinates: 617385, 239584
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0121, 1.1663

Location: Freston Hill, Freston, Suffolk IP9 1AB

Locality: Freston
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 1AB

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Listing Text

(west side)
The Boot Inn
Public house. Probably C17 core with C18 - C19 alterations and extensions to left.
C20 extension to right. Timber-framed core, cased in Flemish bond brick, with
brick extensions, whitewashed. Glazed pantiles to original range with plain tiles
to extension. Single storey and attic. Original range: slight central break-
forward contains a C20 door and a 16-pane sash under segmental arches. 16-pane
sash to left under cambered arch and to right a blocked entrance and 16-pane sash
under segmental arches. C19 door and 4-pane sash to Cl9 extension. Dentilled
eaves throughout. 3 flat dormer windows with casements to original range, a single
flat dormer with 4-pane sash to extension. Swept roof to early part. External
stack to right and further stack rising through roof at rear. End stack to
extension. Interior: extensively altered but early part shows one wall post,
studded partition with down braces and chamfered spine beam with tenoned-in joists.

Listing NGR: TM1738539584

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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