The Gables

6 Aug 1999
The Gables, Ipswich Road, Bramford, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BRAMFORD IPSWICH ROAD TM 14 NW 7/73 The Gables 9.12.55 - II House, C17. A 3-cell H-plan house, perhaps with an earlier core. Major alterations of mid C19 and C20. 2 storeys, partly with attics. Timber- framed, encased at front in mid C19 painted brick with flat corner pilasters.

Plaintilea roofs with axial and external chimneys of red brick. Mia C19 small-pane sash windows with cambered scone lintels; some windows of tri- partite form. 4 panelled entrance door with glazea upper panels and oblong fanlight. A central doorway with broad architrave now contains a sash. Two C19 extensions of 2 storeys to rear. The C17 roof over the centre range is constructed of components from a mediaeval house, possibly on this site; part of its walling may be incorporated in the present house. The parlour in the left-hand cross-wing has complete early C18 fielded panelling, with ceiling cornice and 6-panelled door.

Listing NGR: TM1301046513


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0531 IOE Records taken by B A Curtis; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs B.A. Curtis. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Curtis, B.A.

Rights Holder: Curtis, B.A.


Brick, Tile, Timber, Medieval Architectural Fragment, Tudor Unassigned, Elizabethan House, Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building