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The Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratford St. Mary, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.9725 / 51°58'20"N

Longitude: 0.9866 / 0°59'11"E

OS Eastings: 605237

OS Northings: 234660

OS Grid: TM052346

Mapcode National: GBR SM9.B88

Mapcode Global: VHKFN.1PY7

Entry Name: The Gables

Listing Date: 22 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198471

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277211

Location: Stratford St. Mary, Babergh, Suffolk, CO7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Stratford St. Mary

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Higham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

(north side)
The Gables
House. C16 with possible earlier origins, extensively remodelled early-mid C19.
Timber-framed, rendered with some extensions in painted brick to rear. Plain tile
roof, red brick stacks. 2 storeys, with attic to part. Hall with cross wings,
that to right projecting to rear and with later extension. Rear stair tower. C19
detailing in Tudor Gothic style. Gabled porch with bargeboards, chamfered Tudor
arch, half-glazed double doors. Chamfered mullion and transom windows. Barge-
boards to gables of cross wings. Tall C19 stacks. Gabled stair tower to rear
with unequal sash with glazing bars in flush architrave. Interior: some framing
exposed to right cross wing at rear and 1st floor of hall range. Cross wing;
4-bay frame, chamfered jowled posts, chamfered beam with step stop, exposed
joists. Wall plate with edge-halved scarf. Good C18 cut-string dogleg staircase
with carved treadends, 3 balusters per tread of column or barleysugar-on-vase
type. Moulded ramped handrail and panelled square newel forming
plinth for composite column supporting 1st floor landing. Several C17-C18 doors
including C17 panelled bedroom door with HL hinges.

Listing NGR: TM0523734660

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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