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Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornham Magna, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2975 / 52°17'50"N

Longitude: 1.0842 / 1°5'3"E

OS Eastings: 610402

OS Northings: 271074

OS Grid: TM104710

Mapcode National: GBR TJP.YQV

Mapcode Global: VHL9L.RJ13

Entry Name: Post Office

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279539

Location: Thornham Magna, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Thornham Magna

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Thornham Magna St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

THORNHAM MAGNA THE STREET (EAST SIDE)
TM 17 SW
3/83 Post Office
29.7.55
GV II

House, latterly with a shop, 1745, date on rear wall; extended c.1800 and
C19. Red brick with timber framed wall and additions to rear, colourwashed
and plastered. Steeply pitched plaintiled roof. 5 bays. 2 storeys.
Entrance to right of centre, steps up to a recessed half glazed door with a
projecting hood, formerly had a second entrance to left of centre. 12 pane
C20 pseudo-sash casements in shallow reveals, ground floor segmental heads,
blind window over entrance. Plinth, plat band, boxed eaves. Left end internal
axial stack. Gable end double plat bands, coped parapets with kneelers to
rear. 1 bay 1 storey and attic addition to rear left has scattered casements,
an internal axial stack, a further bay added to rear. To rear right a lean-to
addition with a glazing bar casement. Interior: under lean-to addition
original rear wall has panelled pargetting and date 1745 in glass, ogee stop
chamfered cross axial binding beams, runout chamfered joists, butt purlin
roof.


Listing NGR: TM1040271074

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