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Ampners, Thrandeston

Description: Ampners

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280412

OS Grid Reference: TM1154176503
OS Grid Coordinates: 611541, 276503
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3458, 1.1043

Location: Thrandeston, Suffolk IP21 4BX

Locality: Thrandeston
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4BX

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Listing Text

TM 17 NW

2/122 Ampners


House, latterly 2 dwellings. C16 origins probable, extended mid to late C17.
Part raised and altered C19, altered C20. Timber frame, plastered. Pantiled
roofs. A low 2 cell range, raised in C19 to 2 storeys with a C17 parlour bay
added in series. 2 storeys and attic. A C20 gabled porch to right of early
range, C19 and C20 glazing bar casements, some Gothic lights. C19 internal
end stack to right. Lean-to outshut from parlour bay blocking original lobby
entrance, axial ridge stack towards earlier bays. Left gable end has 2 and 3-
light C20 Gothic glazing bar casements with C19 timber hoodmoulds. Exposed
double ovolo moulded tie beam, pentice board to attic, exposed plates, steeply
pitched roof with wavy bargeboards. To rear similar casements, an entrance to
centre of early range with part raised 6 panelled door. Interior: unusual
king post roof in parlour bay, 4 convergent principal rafters meet at ridge
with plain king post on diagonally crossed collars, elsewhere framing largely

Listing NGR: TM1154176503

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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