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The Old Bakery, Woolpit

Description: The Old Bakery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 280890

OS Grid Reference: TL9740462440
OS Grid Coordinates: 597404, 262440
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2248, 0.8888

Location: The Street, Woolpit, Suffolk IP30 9QN

Locality: Woolpit
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9QN

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Listing Text

TL 9762
5/137 The Old Bakery (previously
listed as The Bakery, The
House and restaurant, formerly bakery. Circa 1550 with encasing of late C18
or early C19. 2 storeys. 3 windows, plus 2 dummy windows. Timber-framed,
encased in late C18/early C19 red brick (now painted). Concrete plaintiled
roof. Two end chimneys: that to left is of C16 narrow buff bricks, that to
right a rebuilt shaft of C17 red brick. C19 small-pane casements with
cambered heads. A c19 boarded entrance door, and another 2-panelled. A 2-
cell end-chimney house, with a number of original features: in the hall is an
exposed 1st floor of roll-moulded beams and joists. An open fireplace with
deep double-ogee moulded fireplace. Evidence for a longwall jetty to the
street frontage. A repositioned wainscotted cross-passage screen with
chamfered framing. A blocked window with roll-moulded mullions. Altererd
twin service doorways. A reset doorway with 4-centred arch. The single
service room has good unchamfered floor joists.

Listing NGR: TL9739662371

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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