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Ancient Houses

A Grade I Listed Building in Kersey, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0606 / 52°3'38"N

Longitude: 0.9157 / 0°54'56"E

OS Eastings: 599978

OS Northings: 244258

OS Grid: TL999442

Mapcode National: GBR SL1.Y19

Mapcode Global: VHKF6.TGHP

Entry Name: Ancient Houses

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Last Amended: 10 July 1980

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180431

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276615

Location: Kersey, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Kersey

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Kersey St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

KERSEY THE STEEET
1.
5377
(west side)
Ancient Houses
Nos 1 to 4
(formerly listed as
house adjoining
Ancient Cottages
and opposite the
post office)
TL 9944 57/468 23.1.58
I GV
2.
This property with the cottages adjoining on the north are now converted
into flats and are known as Ancient Houses, Nos 1 to 4.
A C16 timberframed and plastered building with a tiled roof and ridge
chimney stack. Two storeys. The upper storey is jettied on the whole
front on exposed joists and curved brackets with shafts. All the timber-framing
is exposed on the front. The upper storey has 3 window range of casements.
Two of them are 4-light shallow oriels with the remains of moulded sills
and frames. The ground storey has a shallow 6-light bar and transom
bay with a deep brick plinth with moulded string courses. The doorway
is approached by a flight of steps from the pavement.


Listing NGR: TL9997844258

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