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13-17, Chequers Lane

A Grade II* Listed Building in Glemsford, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1073 / 52°6'26"N

Longitude: 0.6706 / 0°40'14"E

OS Eastings: 582984

OS Northings: 248806

OS Grid: TL829488

Mapcode National: GBR QGH.VRN

Mapcode Global: VHJHF.K9WC

Entry Name: 13-17, Chequers Lane

Listing Date: 23 March 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277932

Location: Glemsford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Glemsford

Built-Up Area: Glemsford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Glemsford

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

CHEQUERS LANE
1.
5377 (North Side)
Glemsford
Nos 13 to 17 (odd)
TL 8248 18/135 23.3.61.
II* GV

2.
Now 1 tenement. A fine C16 and C17 timber-framed house with exposed timber-
framing and plaster infil. It is similar in design to Monks Hall, Low
Street but in poorer condition. There are cross wings at the east and
west ends. 2 storeys and attics. The upper storey is jettied on the
whole front on exposed joists. The central gable was added in the C17
and is jettied and has a modern board with the date 1616 in the apex.
The east cross wing has a bressummer carved with billet ornamentation
and supported on 2 curved brackets with moulded capital to former shafts.
The west wing has carved bargeboards. Basically 3 window range, but with
a number of small high level flanking windows with moulded mullions, some
on the ground storey are blocked. The windows generally are 2, 3 and
4 light mullioned and mullioned and transomed casements with leaded lights.
The centre gable has an oriel window on the 1st storey with high level
small flanking windows. Roof tiled.


Listing NGR: TL8298448806

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