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Banham Close, Bedfield

Description: Banham Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281437

OS Grid Reference: TM2279065720
OS Grid Coordinates: 622790, 265720
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2445, 1.2620

Locality: Bedfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7EB

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Listing Text

TM 26 NW

2/13 Banham Close
- II

Former farmhouse. Early C17. Timber framed and plastered, lined in imitation
of ashlar. Deep bargeboards with pierced scalloping and spike finials.
Thatched roof. 3-cell, lobby entry type. 2 storeys. Old 3-light mullion and
transom casement windows without glazing bars. Plank entrance door. Internal
stack; later gable stack to right. Set forward to the right is a one-storey
late C19 red brick addition with embattled parapet and one segmental-headed
window. Attached to the right gable end is a one-storey range of
outbuildings: plastered clay lump, pantiled roof. Interior. Victorianised.
Plain but substantial studding exposed on upper floor with straight wall
braces at the service end. Parlour ceiling has very regular on-edge joists
and appears later than the surrounding structure. Plain square joists at
service end. Joists in hall concealed. Original newel stair and several C17
doors (painted). In the hall is an early C19 fireplace with moulded surround
and corner roundels.

Listing NGR: TM2279065720

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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