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The Thatches, Palgrave

Description: The Thatches

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280353

OS Grid Reference: TM1194878393
OS Grid Coordinates: 611948, 278393
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3626, 1.1114

Location: Crossing Road, Palgrave, Suffolk IP22 1AW

Locality: Palgrave
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1AW

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Listing Text

TM 1178
5/64 The Thatches

-- II

House, latterly 3 dwellings. Early to mid C16. Stack inserted, floored and
extended in early C17, altered C19. Timber frame. Plastered with some brick
casing. Thatched roofs. Originally probably a small open hall of 2 bays with
a larger and wider 2-bay, 2 storey parlour addition to right, 1 bay added to
left or service end. Now all 2 storeys. Parlour bays to right have brick and
flint plinth, steps up to a central entrance with a gabled hood, flanking 6
and 12 light metal frame casements, with some leaded lights. To far left
steps up to a boarded door. Rebuilt ridge stacks between parlour and hall
bays and hall and added service bay. Return and rear of parlour bays are
cased in C19 brick with a gable end external stack. To rear 2 entrances,
metal frame casements and a clay lump outshut. Interior: hall bays have an
arched brace from a jowled post to a cambered tie beam, stop chamfered axial
binding beam. Parlour bays have a cross axial binding beam with roll moulded

Listing NGR: TM1194878393

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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