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House Immediately West of the Retreat, Hoxne

Description: House Immediately West of the Retreat

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281033

OS Grid Reference: TM1884276062
OS Grid Coordinates: 618842, 276062
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3390, 1.2110

Location: Chickering Road, Hoxne, Suffolk IP21 5AB

Locality: Hoxne
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5AB

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Listing Text

TM 17 NE
House immediately west of
The Retreat
House. C15, the upper end rebuilt C16-C17. Timber framed with textured
plasterwork. Thatched roof, originally hipped over service end, 1 1/2 storeys.
A former open hall house, probably of 3-cell form. 3 windows, C19 casements
except for one mid C20 standard window to right. The ground floor windows
have wooden hoodmoulds. One eyebrow dormer and one with small lean-to type
pantiled roof. Mid C20 gabled porch and 4-panel door. Internal stack and
gable stack to right. Small one storey pantiled wing to left. Queen-post
roof over hall. Open truss now removed but evidence for the arched braces to
it can be seen on the wallposts. Lower end wall of hall is intact. Evidence
for original 6-light diamond mullioned hall window. Stack inserted against
upper end of hall in C17. Inserted floor (joists not visible) probably of
same date.

Listing NGR: TM1884276062

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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