British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Bassets, Old Newton with Dagworth

Description: Bassets

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280618

OS Grid Reference: TM0593562413
OS Grid Coordinates: 605935, 262413
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2214, 1.0135

Location: Church Road, Old Newton, Suffolk IP14 4PH

Locality: Old Newton with Dagworth
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4PH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Old Newton with Dagworth, Suffolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


5/135 Bassets


House, early C16 with alterations of c.1600, C19 and c.1980. A 3-cell open
hall house, with extensions to right in two stages. One storey and attics.
Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof with two axial chimneys rebuilt in
C20 red brick. Four eyebrow dormers with C20 small-pane casements. Late C20
small-pane casements; two flat-roofed bays. C20 thatched gabled entrance
porch with boarded door. The house was built with a two-bay open hall; to
left is a two-bay parlour cell and to right a single-bay service cell. Circa
1600, a cell was added to right with a diamond mullioned window in the right
hand gable. A further extension of C19 to right formerly had a slated roof.
The original framing is plain with arch wind-braced studding. Smoke-encrusted
rafters, the collars removed; clasped purlin roof to second phase. Much
remodelled c.1980 after a period of dereliction.

Listing NGR: TM0588462342

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.