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Numbers 5 and 6 (Harwell House) with Attached Outbuilding, Botesdale

Description: Numbers 5 and 6 (Harwell House) with Attached Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280735

OS Grid Reference: TM0473775799
OS Grid Coordinates: 604737, 275799
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3420, 1.0041

Location: Bridewell Lane, Botesdale, Suffolk IP22 1BT

Locality: Botesdale
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1BT

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Listing Text

TM 0475
6/14 Nos. 5 and 6 (Harwell
- House) with attached
House, latterly 3 dwellings and now 2. Early C18, altered and extended mid
C19. Red brick, Flemish bond with vitrified headers. Plastered timber frame
to rear. Black glazed pantiled roof with plaintiles to rear. 3 cell cross
entry plan with service end to left. 2 storeys. Front largely rebuilt in
C19. To left of centre in cross entry position a recessed architraved 6
panelled door, a half glazed door to far right, a blocked door to left. 4
ground floor and 3 first floor recessed single glazing bar sashes. All
openings have cambered heads. Offset plinth, rendered plat band, boxed eaves.
Stepped kneelers to coped gable end parapets. Internal stacks to rear, axial
to right of centre and cross axial to left. Left gable end has 2 plat bands,
blocked openings. To rear a gable behind service bay, to centre a 4 panelled
door and a C19 slate roofed lean-to addition for stairs, to right a 2-light
box dormer. Interior: diagonally set corner fireplaces, indented ogee stop
chamfered binding beams. Attached to rear left is a late C16 or early C17
outbuilding, formerly stabling to the Greyhound Public House (q.v.). Timber
frame, rendered and weatherboarded, steeply pitched corrugated sheet roof, 2
bays, originally longer; a door towards rear and an upper 18 pane casement,
close studding with mid-rail, clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM0473775799

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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