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The Brambles, Langham

Description: The Brambles

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281765

OS Grid Reference: TL9769770004
OS Grid Coordinates: 597697, 270004
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2926, 0.8975

Location: Langham, Suffolk IP31 3EB

Locality: Langham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3EB

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Listing Text


2/20 The Brambles


House. Mid C17. Timber-framed and rendered, with applied mock timbering;
thatched roof with decorated ridge. 1½ storeys. An internal chimney-stack
with a plain shaft of old red bricks; lobby entrance. 3 eyebrow dormers with
C20 2-light casement windows, and 4 similar windows to the ground floor, all
with diamond leaded panes. C20 plank door and open brick and timber porch.
C20 additions at rear. Frame in 7 bays, that on the extreme left an addition
with a single-storey lean-to beyond it. The remaining 6 bays are all of one
date: widely-spaced studding without a middle rail; main beams with small
chamfer and raised curved stops with groove, the same stops also at the tops
of the main posts; thin joists set on edge; one open fireplace with a plain
lintel. The 3 bays to the left of the stack form one large room, with some
apparently later studding introduced; blocked stair trap in one corner. On
the upper floor, intermediate posts carry no tie-beams. Roof structure mainly
concealed. Named 'NAUTILUS' on map.

Listing NGR: TL9769770004

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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