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Garden House, Hopton

Description: Garden House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 284395

OS Grid Reference: TL9953979330
OS Grid Coordinates: 599539, 279330
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3757, 0.9300

Locality: Hopton
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 2QX

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Listing Text

TL 9879-9979 HOPTON HIGH STREET (east side)

3/42 Garden House

- II

House. Late C17/early C18. Part one-and-a-half storeys; part single-storey.
2-cell lobby-entrance plan with later extension. Timber-framed and rendered;
thatched roof, hipped over single-storey extension on north, gabled on south.
2 small casement windows with external plank shutters to ground storey; one 2-
light casement window above. Plank door, slightly recessed. Plain frame, in
5 bays, fully exposed inside: single-height studs bisected by primary braces;
joists set on edge; no tie-beams to intermediate trusses. The roof is
substantial: 5 bays, ceiled-off at collar level; principal rafters set on
edge, one row of slightly-stepped butt purlins, common rafters set flat.

Listing NGR: TL9953979330

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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