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Prettys House, Bacton

Description: Prettys House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280493

OS Grid Reference: TM0542567220
OS Grid Coordinates: 605425, 267220
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2648, 1.0090

Location: 50 Pound Hill, Bacton, Suffolk IP14 4LW

Locality: Bacton
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4LW

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Listing Text

TM 06 NE

Pretty's House
(formerly listed as
29.7.55 Pretty's Cottage

- II

House, c1600. 2 storeys and attics. 3-cell lobby-entrance plan. Timber-framed
and roughcast. Pantiled roof with axial chimney of roughcast brick. C18 3-light
casements with transomes. C18 doorway at lobby entrance position: 6-panelled door,
the upper panels glazed and the lower fielded; architrave and pediment with pulvin-
ated cornice. Framing fully exposed at ground storey: first floor joists laid
flat with slight chamfer, a girth has ovolo-moulding and dentilling. Back-to-back
lintelled open fireplaces in hall and parlour: the parlour fireplace has a reused
early C16 lintel with fine but damaged carving: vinescroll with a central shield,
embattling and cresting.

Listing NGR: TM0542567220

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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