If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Tavern Farmhouse
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281439
OS Grid Reference: TM2300765614
OS Grid Coordinates: 623007, 265614
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2435, 1.2651
Explore more of the area around Bedfield, Suffolk at Explore Britain.
Tlf 26 NW
2/15 Tavern Farmhouse
House, latterly public house (closed 1962). Early-mid C17, in 2 phases. Main
range extended slightly to right in C19. Timber framed and roughcast-
rendered, thatched roof. A 2-storey 2-cell main range with later 1 1/2-storey
wing set forward to left. Mid C20 small-paned metal casements. In the angle
of the 2 ranges is a mid C20 curved porch, fully enclosed, with glazed door
and windows to each side. Main range has end chimney at junction with later
wing: this has a C19 red brick shaft. C19 gable stack to right of main range.
Interior. Modernised. Exposed studding with reverse-curved braces; evidence
for diamond-mullioned upper windows. Plain joists, set flat but not heavy, in
2 ground floor rooms (one in each section). Clasped purlin roofs over both
sections; a few re-used sooted rafters.
Listing NGR: TM2300765614
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.