- 9 Aug 2002
- Carriers Arms, Gaston End, East Bergholt, Babergh, Suffolk
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TM 0735 EAST BERGHOLT GASTON END (South Side)
5/17 Carriers Arms
Public House. Probably early C15 with later alterations and additions. Timber- framed, rendered. Plain tiles, red brick stacks. Single-storey and attic. Original open hall converted to off-centre lobby-entry plan. This entrance indicated by plain doorcase now containing cross window. Present entrance by low brick addition at left. C20 cross casements. Canted bay to left. Centre Say projects slightly and is surmounted by a gabled dormer. Swept gableted roof. Large ridge stack and further external stack to end left. Low extension under pent roof at right. Late C18 - C19 range incorporated to rear left under mansard roof. C20 extension to rear. Interior: C16 moulded beams. Framing exposed at attic level, jowled chamfered posts, centre bay shows long arch brace to cambered tie beam and base of square, chamfered crown post. To front wall of centre bay the wall plate has diamond mortices and shutter groove of former hall window. Crown post roof, not fully inspected but those posts visible unmoulded with braces to purlin and collars, some missing.
Listing NGR: TM0737135334
Copyright IoE Mr Simon Peachey. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Peachey, Simon
Rights Holder: Peachey, Simon
Brick, Render, Tile, Timber, Medieval Timber Framed House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Public House, Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational