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Maynscroft and Maynscroft Cottage, Bures St Mary

Description: Maynscroft and Maynscroft Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 277880

OS Grid Reference: TL9073034036
OS Grid Coordinates: 590730, 234036
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9721, 0.7753

Location: Church Square, Bures, Suffolk CO8 5AD

Locality: Bures St Mary
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO8 5AD

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Listing Text

Bures St Mary
Maynscroft and
Maynscroft Cottage
TL 9034 26/83

A C17 timber-framed building largely refronted in the C18. Maynscroft
has exposed timber-framing with C20 brick nogging on the ground storey.
A modern lintel is inscribed:- "1608 restored 1921". Maynscroft Cottage
was refaced in the C18, the south part of the house has C20 brick and
the north part has C18 brick. The house was renovated in 1974. 2 storeys.
Maynescroft has 2 window range on the west front and 1 window range on
the east, C20 casements in C17 style with lattice leaded lights. The
ground storey has old style shop windows on the west front. The house
adjoining has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in
shallow reveals. The centre window on the 1st storey is 2-light. Roofs
tiled, with a gambrel roof at the south end.

Listing NGR: TL9073034036

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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