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Fairhaven, Botesdale

Description: Fairhaven

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280738

OS Grid Reference: TM0495576053
OS Grid Coordinates: 604955, 276053
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3442, 1.0075

Location: The Street, Botesdale, Suffolk IP22 1DD

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

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Listing Text

TM 07 NW
1/17 Nos. 1,2 and 3 Fairhaven
House, now 3 dwellings. c.1600, extended C17, refronted and part raised C18,
altered and extended or part rebuilt C20. Timber frame, brick front, all
rendered and whitewashed. Steeply pitched pantiled roofs. An L on plan:
early 2 or 3 cell lobby entrance range had gable end to road, 2 cell addition
to front left was refronted as 5 bays. 2 storeys. Central half glazed door,
flanking cross casements, plat band, first floor 2 cross casements to left and
an architraved sash to right. Boxed eaves, roof hipped to right to earlier
build. Right return has 2 entrances with boarded doors in C20 gabled porches,
2 light casements; towards front on return ridge an axial stack, large base
with 3 conjoined diagonally set shafts, a C19 ridge stack towards rear; rear
bay is a C20 rebuilding or addition. Inner elevation has a boarded door in
original lobby entrance position. Interior: No.1 to left has altered frame
with some exposed studding, raised roof. No.2 has a chamfered cross axial
binding beam on arched braces from storey posts, 4-centred arched door-head to
original entrance behind stack, early newel stair behind stack. No.3 has some
exposed close studding, stop chamfered wallplates, clasped purlin roof with
arched windbraces.

Listing NGR: TM0495576053

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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