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The Pickerel Inn, Ixworth

Description: The Pickerel Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 283594

OS Grid Reference: TL9324170412
OS Grid Coordinates: 593241, 270412
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2978, 0.8325

Location: Saddlers Yard, Ixworth, Suffolk IP31 2HH

Locality: Ixworth
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 2HH

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Listing Text


14.7.55 The Pickerel Inn


An early C16 inn heavily restored in the late C19. 2 storeys, L-shaped form.
Timber-framed, but largely encased in red brick. The upper part of the front
has ornamental tile-hanging. Large 2-storey prostyle timber porch with a
flight of steps at each side, wrought iron balustrade and balcony. Slate roof
to front range, with alternating bands of fish-tail slates. Plaintiles to rear
range. Heavy late C19 3-light mullion-end-transome windows. An opening through
part of the ground floor gives access to the rear yard. An intricately-carved
original fireplace lintel was removed during the late C19 restoration, and is
in Moyses Hall Museum, Bury St Edmunds. During the C17 the Pickerel belonged
to members of the Boldero family.

Listing NGR: TL9324170412

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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