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Thistleton, Grundisburgh

Description: Thistleton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 285456

OS Grid Reference: TM2233150905
OS Grid Coordinates: 622331, 250905
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1117, 1.2456

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

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Listing Text

TM 25 SW
(East side)
House. C16. Restored in the C20. Timber framed with a brick plinth and
colourwashed render. Thatched roof. Two storeys. Five bays. Road
front: C20 fenestration. To the ground floor are two 2-light casements at
right and a single-light at left. Three 2-light casements to the first
floor. Axial ridge stack at left of 2 flues. Lean-to outshut at left.
The right hand gable end has a 2-light casement to the ground floor at
right and a 2-light central first floor window with a ledge below the
gable. The left hand gable end has a 2-light casement at left and the
lean-to at right and and a 3-light casement to the first floor. Rear:
lean-to single storey outshut at left with a pantile roof and to right of
this a 3-light C20 casement. Three single-light casements to the first

Interior: Massive chamfered ceiling beams with run-out stops resting on
planted wall posts with planted knee-joints. Joists between with run-out
stops. Brick chimney with chamfered bressumer which appears to have been
lowered. Doorway with 4-centered head probably brought from an external
door with flower and fernleaf motifs to the spandrels. To the dining room
is further close studding, some of it brought from the Ancient House,
Burgh. Window of 4 lights with chamfered mullions and 4-centered heads
with hollow spandrels. The first floor has close-studded walling with
angle braces, jowled wall posts and one plank door of C17 date.

Listing NGR: TM2233150905

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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