Description: Angel Inn
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281506
OS Grid Reference: TM1737463346
OS Grid Coordinates: 617374, 263346
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2254, 1.1813
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DEBENHAM HIGH STREET (east side)
TM 16 SE
6/82 Angel Inn
Public house. In 2 C16 sections, that to the right set slightly back. Timber
framed, plastered in panels, the left section with a coved eaves cornice.
Pantiled roof. 2 storeys. Windows mainly C20 casements. Left section has 2
windows: 4-light casements on upper floor, one with C18 square-leaded glass in
2 lights; ground floor has 5-light windows with transom. To right, 2 3-light
first floor casements and a ground floor canted bay. 3 C20 doorways, 2 placed
together, all with matching classical doorcases and semi-glazed doors.
Carriage entrance to extreme right. Internal stack within left section.
Interior. Older part to left, of 2-cell form. Cross-entry in right cell:
part of original plank and muntin screen with one 4-centre arched doorway, the
spandrels carved on both sides. One ground floor room has chamfered cross-
beams, in the other heavy plain joists are exposed. Massive fireplace
lintols. At rear of right cell is an original upper gallery with infilled
plain balustrading. Some exposed first floor framing. Roof not examined.
Built as an inn and known as the Angel in a survey of 1621.
Listing NGR: TM1737463346
Source: English Heritage
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