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Beecholme Old Tiles, Mendlesham

Description: Beecholme Old Tiles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281630

OS Grid Reference: TM1050665802
OS Grid Coordinates: 610506, 265802
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2501, 1.0824

Location: Front Street, Mendlesham, Suffolk IP14 5RX

Locality: Mendlesham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5RX

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
7/45 No.1 (Old Tiles) & No.3
29.7.55 (Beecholme)
(formerly listed as

2 houses. In 2 main sections: a slightly lower corner block to left of C15 or
early C16; main range is C16. No.3 has large mid C20 rear additions. Timber
framed and rendered, the main block with a wooden modillion eaves cornice.
Plaintiled roof, hipped to right. 2 storeys, attic to right. C18 casement
windows with square-leaded glass, some of it old. No.1 has early C19 doorway:
fluted architrave with corner squares and segmental head; 6-panel door.
Doorway to No.3 has eared architrave, frieze and dentilled pedimented cornice;
the door has 6 flush panels. Stack has heavy axial shaft, partly of sawtooth
form, with a C19 sawtooth cap. To right of No.3 is a wall of colourwashed
brick with C20 2-centre arched doorway. Interior. Corner block has very
heavy plain joists with evidence for former jetty to Front Street. Remainder
of No.1 considerably modernised. Early C19 upper fireplace has moulded
surround with corner squares. Interior of No.3 not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1050665802

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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