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The Old Bakery, Bures St Mary

Description: The Old Bakery

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 277889

OS Grid Reference: TL9075934171
OS Grid Coordinates: 590759, 234171
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9733, 0.7758

Location: The Croft, Bures, Suffolk CO8 5JQ

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

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Listing Text

5377 (North-West Side) Bures St Mary
The Old Bakery
(formerly listed as
House and baker's shop
opposite, and north of
malthouse and House
adjoining and on East
of baker's shop)
TL 9034 26/92 10.1.73.

The house now known as The Old Bakery formerly comprised 2 tenements,
one to the south-west, a C16 timber-framed and plastered house with a
cross wing at the south-west end jettied on the 1st storey. The main
block is 1 storey and attics and the cross wing is 2 storeys. The other
is a C17 timber-framed and plastered house with exposed timber-framing,
gabled on the front with the upper storey jettied on exposed joists.
The gable is also jettied. The windows are casements with leaded lights.
Roofs tiled, with 2 gabled dormers and a large square chimney stack to
the main block. The interior has exposed timber-framing, ceiling beams
and joists, some moulded. There is a Tudor doorway with castellated doorhead,
carved with roses.

Listing NGR: TL9075934171

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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