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The Timbers, Laxfield

Description: The Timbers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280152

OS Grid Reference: TM3009772969
OS Grid Coordinates: 630097, 272969
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3066, 1.3738

Location: Cratfield Lane, Laxfield, Suffolk IP13 8EU

Locality: Laxfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 8EU

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Listing Text

TM 37 SW

5/32 The Timbers

-- II

House. Circa 1500 with small later wing to right. Timber framed and
plastered with a thatched roof. 1½ storeys. Casement windows of mid C20 date
to ground floor, C18-C19 casements in 2 eyebrow dormers to upper floor. C20
boarded door. Internal stack with rebuilt shaft. Later addition also timber
framed, faced in colourwashed brick, with a roof of glazed black pantiles.
Gable stack. A former open hall house, probably with 3 cells. Modernised
interior: some exposed framing with reversed braces. In the hall some C17
panelling, brought from elsewhere, with fluted Ionic pilasters and the
inscription 'Verbvm Domini Manet In Eternvm'.

Listing NGR: TM3009772969

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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