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Styles Piece, Thrandeston

Description: Styles Piece

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280413

OS Grid Reference: TM1151576557
OS Grid Coordinates: 611515, 276557
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3463, 1.1039

Location: Mellis Road, 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

2/123 Styles Piece (formerly
29.7.55 listed as Stile Piece)


House. Early C16, probably extended in C17, altered C20. Timber frame, part
exposed, part plastered. Thatched roof. 3 cell range with a probably later
lower cross wing projecting forward to left to form an L on plan. 2 storeys.
Hall and parlour range is continuously jettied to front. Close studding with
inserted brick nogging and heavily restored early mullioned windows. Ground
floor: entrance to left in a 020 open thatched porch with a brick and timber
base, a large 5-light window to centre with shafted hollow and ovolo mullions
with caps and bases, moulded sill, further right small 4 and 2-light windows
with simpler hollow and ovolo mullions, C20 brick buttress to right. 3 shafts
with brattished caps to curved braces supporting jetty, moulded mid rail and
bressumer, part rebuilt. First floor central 4-light window with chamfered
and beaded mullions, flanking hollow mullioned windows of 2 and 4-lights. To
rear of hall in an unusual position a rebuilt external stack with offsets and
2 diagonal shafts. Cross wing projects forward to left with high brick
plinth, cellar 2-light hollow mullioned window, 3 and 4-light chamfered
mullioned windows. Ridge stack where hall and wing meet, roof hipped to rear
left. 2 bay return of crosswing has small casements, deep eaves, a 1 storey
pantiled outbuilding. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM1151576557

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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