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Premises Occupied by Scarffs (Deep Freeze), Castle House and Adjoining Shop Premises, Clare

Description: Premises Occupied by Scarffs (Deep Freeze), Castle House and Adjoining Shop Premises

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 283051

OS Grid Reference: TL7697145243
OS Grid Coordinates: 576971, 245243
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0773, 0.5810

Location: A1092, Clare, Suffolk CO10 8NH

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

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Listing Text

2006 Well Lane
(South Side)
Premises occupied by Scarffs
(Deep freeze), Castle House
& adjoining shop premises
(Formerly listed as premises
occupied by A Butcher, Ltd).
TL 74 NE 18/104 19.12.61.


A C16 timber-framed and plastered building formerly the Boar and Griffon Inn.
A will of 1640 refers to it as the property of Gabriel Golding. It became business
premises in the early C18. It comprises a main block with 2 separate additions
on the south-west end. 2 storeys and attics. The main block was refronted in
the C18, with a parapet and a paired modillion cornice. 5 window range, double
hung sashes with glazing bars, in cased frames. A 6-panel door with a rectangular
fanlight has a wood doorcase with slender half-columns and a cornice. There
is a C20 shop front at the north-east end. Roof tiled, with 1 segmental headed
dormer. The adjoining addition on the south-west end is 2 stories. 2 window
range, C20 casements. The 2nd extension, probably a stable block, with a carriage
entrance at the south-west end is 2 storeys and attics. The windows have fixed
lights with glazing bars. The ground storey has a C20 shop front. Roof tiled,
with 2 tall gabled dormers.

All the listed buildings in Well Lane with Nos 1 to 8 (consec) and No 31 Church
Street, all the listed buildings in Market Hill, Nos 1 to 8 (consec) Malting Lane,
Stone Hall and Nos 36 to 40 (consec) Nethergate Street and all the listed buildings
in Station Road form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7697145243

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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