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6, High Street, Debenham

Description: 6, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281518

OS Grid Reference: TM1734663346
OS Grid Coordinates: 617346, 263346
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2254, 1.1809

Location: 1 Little Back Lane, Debenham, Suffolk IP14 6QJ

Locality: Debenham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 6QJ

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Listing Text

TM 16 SE
6/94 No.6

House and shop. C15-C16, in 2 in-line phases, gable end onto street. C19
addition to north. Timber framed and rendered, lined in imitation of ashlar.
C19 work in brick, rendered at front. Roof slated at front, the wing to rear
plaintiled. Front gable has scalloped bargeboards and spike finial. 2
storeys. Front block was jettied to street and to north (evidence from a
dragon beam, now concealed). Mainly sash windows with glazing bars. Doorway
into house has 6-panel fielded door, overlight, pilastered architrave and
cornice. Open porch with cornice on heavy timber columns with fluted caps.
Above are French windows. To left, a projecting 12-paned shop window and mid
C20 semi-glazed door. Interior. 4-bay frame, the front 2 bays the earlier.
Exposed studs on upper floor, those in front bay with red ochre colouring.
Gable end facing street has close studding and the deep sill of an oriel
window. Front section has arched-braced cambered tie beam with peg for crown-
post. Roof over this section largely rebuilt.

Listing NGR: TM1734663346

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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