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The Bell Public House, Kesgrave

Description: The Bell Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286175

OS Grid Reference: TM2181645783
OS Grid Coordinates: 621816, 245783
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0660, 1.2348

Location: 125 A1214, Kesgrave, Suffolk IP5 1AA

Locality: Kesgrave
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP5 1AA

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Listing Text


1/9 The Bell Public House

- II

Public House, late C16 with alterations of C17 and early C20. 2 storeys.
Timber-framed and roughcast. plaintiled roofs. Early C20 3-light casements,
those at the ground storey with transomes; diamond and hexagonal leaded
lights. Open hipped-roofed corner porch and C20 boarded door. The 2-cell C16
core has exposed 1st floor joists, and at the upper storey close-studding. A
cross-wing was added to front left in C17, and a further cell to right,
probably in early C20. Further C20 extensions of 1 and 2 storeys to rear.
Mentioned by Samuel Ward (d.1640) in his Puritan treatise "Woe to Drunkards".

Listing NGR: TM2181645783

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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