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Treetops, Hunston

Description: Treetops

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281193

OS Grid Reference: TL9731468480
OS Grid Coordinates: 597314, 268480
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2790, 0.8910

Location: The Street, Hunston, Suffolk IP31 3EL

Locality: Hunston
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3EL

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Listing Text


2/90 Treetops

-- II

House; late C16, mid C17 and late C18. One storey and attics. 3-cell plan.
Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof with two gabled casement dormers.
An axial chimney, the shaft rebuilt in C18/C19 red brick, and a C19 gable
chimney to left. C20 small-pane casements. Boarded and battened C20 entrance
door. The central cell has mid or late C16 framing exposed: unchamfered floor
joists and a lintelled open fireplace (the lintel has applied carved early
C17 decoration introduced from elsewhere). The left hand cell may also be of
C16 origin but has C18 floor joists and a rebuilt clasped purlin roof. The
service cell to right of mid C17 has primary-braced studding, on-edge floor
joists and diamond mullioned window evidence.

Listing NGR: TL9731468480

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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