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The Shorts

A Grade II Listed Building in Bramfield, Suffolk

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Coordinates

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

TM 37 SE BRAMFIELD EDWARDS LANE

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

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

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