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Bridge House, Grundisburgh

Description: Bridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 285447

OS Grid Reference: TM2239850977
OS Grid Coordinates: 622398, 250977
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1124, 1.2466

Location: The Green, Grundisburgh, Suffolk IP13 6TA

Locality: Grundisburgh
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 6TA

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Listing Text

TM 25 SW
(South side)
Bridge House
House. C17. Timber framed with brick and colourwashed rendered infill and
a plain tiled roof, originally thatched. Two storeys with attic. Three-
cell baffle-entry plan. Road front: To right is a single-storey canted
porch with a door of 6 raised and fielded panels. At left is a further 6-
panel door with a C20 classical surround. Three 3-light casements to the
ground floor and also to the first floor. The walling on this front has
applied planking simulating timber framing. Axial stack at left of centre
with 3 flues. Rear: rendered and colour-washed with simulated timber-
framing of planking, projecting single-storey gabled wing at right. The
range at left of this has, at left of centre a set of French windows and at
far left a C20 three-light casement and at far right a cross-window with a
cambered head. three 3-light C19 casements to the first floor and a 3-
light raking dormer to the attic.

Interior: ground floor close studded walling with some brick infill
showing. Jowled wall posts supporting chamfered ceiling beams with stepped
run-out stops. Winder staircase leading up from the lobby and a further
similar staircase to the attic. Jowled wall posts and chamfered ceiling
beams to the first floor. Roof of 6 bays with dog-leg wind braces and
cambered collars.

Listing NGR: TM2239850977

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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