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West House, Bacton

Description: West House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280508

OS Grid Reference: TM0400366109
OS Grid Coordinates: 604003, 266109
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2553, 0.9875

Location: Rectory Road, Bacton, Suffolk IP14 4LE

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

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Listing Text

TM 06 NW

1/26 West House

-- II

House, c.1550, remodelled c.1970. 2 storeys. 3-cell cross-entry plan.
Timber-framed and plastered. Roman pantiled roof once thatched, with axial
C16/C17 chimney of narrow red bricks. Mid C20 casements, those at ground
storey with transomes. Mid C20 battened and boarded entrance door with
arcdhed head. Very fine framing exposed internally: 1st floor joists roll-
moulded, main beams double-roll moulded with leaf-stops, roll-moulded
mullioned windows, very closely spaced studding. Compare Fords Green, Bacton,
(Item 2/34), certainly by the same carpenter. A single storey extension of
c.1970 to right and others to rear of 2 storeys.

Listing NGR: TM0400366109

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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