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Bennets Ye Olde Guildhall, Buxhall

Description: Bennets Ye Olde Guildhall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279811

OS Grid Reference: TM0015157846
OS Grid Coordinates: 600151, 257846
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1825, 0.9263

Location: Mill Road, Buxhall, Suffolk IP14 3DW

Locality: Buxhall
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3DW

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/36 Bennets and Ye Olde Guildhall
formerly listed as Premises approxi
mately 15 yd east of Cottage Farm-
9.12.55 House on east side of lane leading
to Fenn Hall and premises on east
corner of land leading to Fenn Hall

- II

Two houses, built as one in early C17; a lower C18 range to left. Two storeys
and one storey with attics. Timber-framed and roughcast. Thatched roofs;
Bennets has one C19 eyebrow casement dormer. C17 axial chimney of narrow red
bricks; C19 cap with sawtooth band. Bennets has small-pane casements,
including 3 early C19 windows with very small panes. Bennets has two early
C19 boarded entrance doors. Ye Olde Guildhall has mid C20 casements and a
thatched gabled entrance porch with boarded door. The 2-cell higher section
has plain framing with lambstongue chamfer-stops and side purlin roof with
principal rafters. To right is a further cell added in mid C20. Much reuse
of C15/C16 timber.

Listing NGR: TM0015157846

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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