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Ostrich Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Wherstead, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0331 / 52°1'59"N

Longitude: 1.1501 / 1°9'0"E

OS Eastings: 616174

OS Northings: 241873

OS Grid: TM161418

Mapcode National: GBR TN2.HL5

Mapcode Global: VHLBZ.W5D7

Entry Name: Ostrich Inn

Listing Date: 22 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203993

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277298

Location: Wherstead, Babergh, Suffolk, IP2

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Wherstead

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wherstead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 14 SE WHERSTEAD BOURN HILL
(east side)
2/19 Ostrich Inn
22-2-55 II
Public House. C16-C17 of several builds with later additions and alterations. Timber-
framed, rendered, on brick plinth, with brick casing to right gable end and rear.
Brick stacks and extensions. Plain tile roofs. T-shaped range with extensions to
rear. 2 storeys and cellar. Off-centre lobby entrance in slightly recessed bay.
C19 door. 4 C20 casements to 1st floor. Ridge and external stack to right gable
end. Left gable end has 2-strong canted bay with casement windows. Bargeboards
to gable. To rear, gabled cross wing largely concealed by later additions. Interior:
room to left, spine beam, part ovolo moulded, part chamfered and stopped, with
tenoned-in joists. Beam with bar stop. 1st floor sections of framing visible
including jowled posts, one chamfered tie beam and wall plates. Roof inaccessible.
Roof to left has 'barrel vaulted' ceiling.

Listing NGR: TM1617441873

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