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The Thatch, Charsfield

Description: The Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286426

OS Grid Reference: TM2600656230
OS Grid Coordinates: 626006, 256230
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1581, 1.3027

Location: The Street, Charsfield, Suffolk IP13 7PU

Locality: Charsfield
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7PU

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Listing Text

TL 96 SW
5/12 The Thatch

House. C16 or C17. Timber framed with colourwashed render and thatched
roof. Two storeys. Road front: doorway at right of centre with a C20
plank door. Gabled C20 porch in front with a cement plinth. To right is a
3-light ground floor window and to left are two further 3-light C19
casements. To the first floor are two 3-light and one 2-light casements.
To the ridge at left of centre is a single-flue stack of C20 brick and the
thatched roof has a decorative ridge of sedge which slopes up at either
end. Slightly recessed at right is a C20 single-storey addition. Similar
addition at left. Left hand gable end: 2-light casement to right of the
addition. Two-light first window and 2-light attic casement. Rear: lean-
to at ground floor left with a 4-light casement and to right of this French
windows and at far right a 3-light and a single-light casement. To the
first floor at right is a 3-light casement and at left two 2-light gabled
Interior: Chamfered ceiling beams to ground floor with stepped lamb's
tongue stops and plain joists. One further room with joists. Massive
chimney stack with bressumer beams.

Listing NGR: TM2600656230

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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