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Buckshorns, Witnesham

Description: Buckshorns

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286018

OS Grid Reference: TM1837351629
OS Grid Coordinates: 618373, 251629
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1198, 1.1884

Location: Witnesham, opp Weyland Road IP6 9EW

Locality: Witnesham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9EW

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Listing Text


1/56 Buckshorns

- II

House. c.1600 with alterations of c.1950. 1 storey and attics. Timber-
framed and plastered, much of the studwork exposed. Concrete tiled roof with
gabled casement dormers. Central chimney of red brick. 2-light C20 casements
with leaded lights. 2-storey C20 entrance porch with boarded and battened
door. The plan form is unusual. 2 equal cells at ground floor on each side
of a narrow central chimney bay; at lst floor is a single long room at either
end. Unchamfered lodged 1st floor joists throughout, perhaps reused from an
earlier house. Wind-braced clasped-purlin roof. Included despite C20
alterations because of complete timber-framed structure and unusual form.

Listing NGR: TM1837351629

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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