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Sawyers, Buxhall

Description: Sawyers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279812

OS Grid Reference: TM0025357865
OS Grid Coordinates: 600253, 257865
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1827, 0.9278

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

2/37 Sawyers ( formerly listed as
Cottages immediately to east of
9.12.55 Cottage Farmhouse)


House, c.1500 A 3-cell open hall house. One storey and attics. Timber-
framed and pebble dashed. Thatched roof, half-hipped at both ends. An axial
C17 chimney with twin square shafts of red brick, recapped in C19. Two C20
eyebrow casement dormers. Mid C20 small-pane casements. Boarded and battened
C20 entrance door at or near cross-entry. A 2-bay open hall; the upper bay is
considerably longer; the open truss has a cambered tie-beam with chamfered
arch-braces of pronounced 4-centred curvature; an octagonal crownpost with
concealed capital. Good tension braced close-studding. Moderate smoke-
encrustation. The service cell is of two bays; the service end partition is

Listing NGR: TM0025357865

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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