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Town Estate Room, Barrow

Description: Town Estate Room

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283709

OS Grid Reference: TL7632463719
OS Grid Coordinates: 576324, 263719
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2434, 0.5812

Location: Ley Road, Barrow, Suffolk IP29 5AP

Locality: Barrow
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 5AP

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Listing Text


5/2 No 34 and the Town Estate Room

- II

No.34: House, C17 with probable late-mediaeval core. Town Estate Room: infant
school, c.1872, incorporating part of C17 building. No.34, 1½ storeys,
attics, 2 windows. Timber-framed rendered, thatched roof with eyebrow casement
dormers; axial stack with rebuilt saw-tooth pattern flue, dated 1872. C19 and
C20 casements: C20 entrance door. Town Estate Room, 1 storey, gable front.
Rendered walls, slated roof with carved small-pane wrought iron casements.
Flanking 1-storey entrance porch with carved barge boards pointed arched
opening with hood mould; recessed boarded entrance door with decorative strap-
hinges. C17 purlin roof over No.34 and part of Town Estate Room built of re-
used sooted rafters from an open hall; C17 house probably incorporates earlier

Listing NGR: TL7632463719

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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