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Chelmesis Gainsborough Inglenook, Copdock and Washbrook

Description: Chelmesis Gainsborough Inglenook

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 277408

OS Grid Reference: TM1161841980
OS Grid Coordinates: 611618, 241980
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0358, 1.0839

Location: Back Lane, Copdock, Suffolk IP8 3JA

Locality: Copdock and Washbrook
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP8 3JA

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Listing Text

2/30 (7/368)
Gainsborough, Chelmesis
and Inglenook

House, divided in three. Wrongly described as Stebbings on former list. Early
to mid C16. Timber framed, part rendered, rendered brick plinth, hipped and
gabletted plaintile roof. Stack to right of centre, and to front of ridge, the
shaft of C19 or C20 brickwork. 2 storeys, probably a former open hall house.
Gainsborough (left); part-glazed door with vertical light to left, and 4-pane
casement above. Left hand return has first floor C18 timber casement with
original fittings. Chelmesis; boarded door with C20 small paned window with
upper hung light, 4-pane casement above. Small 4-pane window to ground floor to
right. Far right C20 small paned casement, similar to central bay, with small
pane casement, similar to other first floor windows, above. Flat roofed
extension to right with C20 door. Part of first floor framing exposed, with
heavy jowled corner post. Interior of only Gainsborough inspected, and in this
the frame covered over.

Listing NGR: TM1161841980

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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