Description: The Readery
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 286304
OS Grid Reference: TM2873863543
OS Grid Coordinates: 628738, 263543
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2226, 1.3475
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TM 26 SE FRAMLINGHAM CASTLE STREET (NORTH SIDE)
4/26 No.29 (The Readery)
House. C16. 2 storeys and attics. Timber-framed and plastered, with
plaintiled roof and coved cornice. A brick extension on the right side. An
internal chimney stack with a plain red brick shaft. 3 windows: one 2-light
and 2 3-light casements with leaded panes. A 2-storey gabled and enclosed
entrance porch with upper room. Recessed 6-panel door with raised fielded
panels and panelled surround. A flat-roofed bay window projects on the right
side of the angle of the porch and front. This was the residence of the
Reader at St. Michael's Church appointed under an endowment in the will of Sir
Robert Hitcham, (d.1636). Access not obtained.
Listing NGR: TM2873863543
Source: English Heritage
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