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Franklins (Newsagent) and Beam Ends, Haughley

Description: Franklins (Newsagent) and Beam Ends

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280591

OS Grid Reference: TM0287062088
OS Grid Coordinates: 602870, 262088
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2196, 0.9685

Location: 2 Station Road, Haughley, Suffolk IP14 3NT

Locality: Haughley
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3NT

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Listing Text

TM 0262

8/108 Franklins (newsagent)
-09/12/55 and Beam Ends (formerly
listed as The Old Cock


Two dwellings and shop. Probably 1701 as dated on plaque over entrance, but
reusing many C16 components. 2 storeys. 3-cell lobby-entrance plan. Timber-
framed and plastered; the 1st floor is long-wall jettied to the front
elevation. Glazed pantiled roof of late C19 or C20; the earlier roof would
have been more steeply-pitched. C20 chimneys of red brick. Mainly C19 small-
pane casements, and one small-pane sash. A mid C20 bay shop window on
brackets. C19 4-panelled door in porch recessed beneath jetty. Primary-
braced studding and other C18 carpentry features exposed internally, but with
heavy principal members reused from a C16 house, including jetty framing.

Listing NGR: TM0287062088

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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