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The Shorts

A Grade II Listed Building in Bramfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.312 / 52°18'43"N

Longitude: 1.509 / 1°30'32"E

OS Eastings: 639279

OS Northings: 274013

OS Grid: TM392740

Mapcode National: GBR XP7.48X

Mapcode Global: VHM79.34LX

Entry Name: The Shorts

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Last Amended: 27 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285601

Location: Bramfield, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP19

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Bramfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bramfield St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


9/12 The Shorts (previously
listed as
7.12.66 The Shorts(2 dwellings))

House. Early C17. Long main range with cross wing at west end, the cross wing
originally extending further to the north; this cross wing may have originally
been a separate detached dwelling. Main range: original brick gable end, red
brick casing, re-used stone to one quoin and part of plinth, and also to at
least part of the core of the building; pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. 5
window range, mainly C19 casements, segmental arches; asymmetrical doorway with
4-panel door, plaster cove cornice, 3 gabled dormers, internal stack; gable end
with corbelled eaves, tumbled brickwork and blocked attic window. Cross wing:
timber framed, part plastered, part cased in brick, pantiled roof; single
storey and attic; internal stack. Interior with original newel staircases and
some good original doors and floorboarding; cross wing with exposed timbering
and first floor plastered brick fireplace with depressed 4-centre arch.
Probably a former manor house although firm evidence is lacking.

Listing NGR: TM3927974013

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

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