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Bridewell Street, Clare

Description: Bridewell Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 282937

OS Grid Reference: TL7702045754
OS Grid Coordinates: 577020, 245754
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0818, 0.5820

Location: Bridewell Street, Clare, Suffolk CO10 8QD

Locality: Clare
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 8QD

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Listing Text

2006 Bridewell Street
(East Side)
No 48
TL 7745 21/131


A late C15 or early C16 timber-framed and plastered house set at right angles
to the street, with exposed timber-framing on the south side. The upper storey
was originally jettied on the north side, where there are the remains of brackets
and decorated shafts (now inside a rear addition on the ground storey). The west
end is now roughcast and has C20 bay windows. 2 storeys. The windows are C20
casements. On the 1st storey there are remains of original windows with diamond
mullions. The interior has moulded beams and ceiling joists and a large open
fireplace with a lintel carved with a double row of battlemented ornamentation.
Roof tiled, with a large central chimney stack.

Nos 30 to 34 (consec) 37 to 44 (consec), Red Lion Inn and Nos 46 to 48 (consec)
with Nos 1 to 8 (consec) and Nos 13 to 15 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7702045754

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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