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The Oak

A Grade II Listed Building in Monk Soham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2509 / 52°15'3"N

Longitude: 1.2327 / 1°13'57"E

OS Eastings: 620758

OS Northings: 266337

OS Grid: TM207663

Mapcode National: GBR VLT.SLH

Mapcode Global: VHL9W.BP1B

Entry Name: The Oak

Listing Date: 24 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352513

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281573

Location: Monk Soham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Monk Soham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Monk Soham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

MONK SOHAM THE GREEN
TM 26 NW
2/149 The Oak
-
- II

House, latterly public house. First half of C16, the service cell rebuilt
c.1700. Timber framed and plastered, thatched roof. 3-cell form, the service
cell to the left with a slightly lower roof ridge. 2 storeys. 2 windows,
various casements. Ground floor has mid C20 standard single-paned windows.
On the upper floor, a C19 3-light window to the left and a plastered-over
window opening to the right. Lobby entrance with mid C20 6-panel door.
Internal stack with rendered shaft. Against the left gable end is a C19
stack. Set forward to left is a small C19 addition, plastered and pantiled,
with casement windows and a gable stack. Interior. Both main ground floor
ceilings have substantial plain joists. In the room to the right the bridging
beam is close to the stack and provides evidence that the stack is a later
insertion, preceded by a smoke bay or timber flue. Some exposed framing,
mainly in upper room to left where there is evidence for original diamond-
mullioned windows. Cranked tie beam braces. Newel stair. Queen-post roof
(not fully examined). Service end has on-edge joists.


Listing NGR: TM2075866337

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