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The Readery

A Grade II Listed Building in Framlingham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2226 / 52°13'21"N

Longitude: 1.3475 / 1°20'51"E

OS Eastings: 628738

OS Northings: 263543

OS Grid: TM287635

Mapcode National: GBR WNN.RGJ

Mapcode Global: VHLB4.9DRJ

Entry Name: The Readery

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286304

Location: Framlingham, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Framlingham

Built-Up Area: Framlingham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Framlingham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


4/26 No.29 (The Readery)


House. C16. 2 storeys and attics. Timber-framed and plastered, with
plaintiled roof and coved cornice. A brick extension on the right side. An
internal chimney stack with a plain red brick shaft. 3 windows: one 2-light
and 2 3-light casements with leaded panes. A 2-storey gabled and enclosed
entrance porch with upper room. Recessed 6-panel door with raised fielded
panels and panelled surround. A flat-roofed bay window projects on the right
side of the angle of the porch and front. This was the residence of the
Reader at St. Michael's Church appointed under an endowment in the will of Sir
Robert Hitcham, (d.1636). Access not obtained.

Listing NGR: TM2873863543

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