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Malthouse and Premises Occupied by W a Church (Bures) Ltd, Bures St Mary

Description: Malthouse and Premises Occupied by W a Church (Bures) Ltd

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 277896

OS Grid Reference: TL9078534135
OS Grid Coordinates: 590785, 234135
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9729, 0.7762

Location: Friends Field, 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 (South-East Side)
Bures St Mary
Malthouse and premises
occupied by
W A Church (Bures) Ltd
TL 9034 26/99 10.1.53.

A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house with exposed timber-framing.
Renovated in the C20. The ground storey at the south-west end is brick
faced, colourwashed. 2 storeys and cellars. The upper storey is jettied
on the whole front on carved brackets with the remains of carved capitals.
The north-east end has a bressummer elaborately carved with oak leaves
and figures of men and beasts and coats of arms. The south-west end has
exposed joists. 5 window range, 2-light leaded casements. Roofs tiled.
The malthouse which adjoins the house on the south-west end is C18, red
and blue brick, built on a U shaped plan. 2 storeys and basement. There
are centre hung pivot windows. Roofs tiled, with 7 dormers on the south-west
side and 4 on the north-east. The wings of the malthouse have been built
out in the centre.

Listing NGR: TL9078534135

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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